Norway on regional touring maps from Cappelen presenting at 1:335,000 the southern half of the country, with northern Norway covered at 1:400,000/410,000; plus towns maps and/or enlargements for popular tourist areas including Jotunheimen, the environs of Bergen, etc.
Topography is presented by relief shading with numerous spot heights and names of various mountain ranges, peaks, valley, etc, plus colouring for woodlands and national parks. Road network, graded into seven types, includes selected cart tracks and indicates tolls, seasonal closures, roads closed to the public, steep gradients, etc. Driving distances are marked on main and on selected secondary roads. Also shown are selected footpaths, with some waymarked DNT (Norwegian Trekking Association) routes annotated with approximate walking times. Railways lines are shown with stations and ferry connections are marked. The maps are particularly good at highlighting accommodation facilities, with an extensive range of symbols showing hotels, motels, campsites, youth hostels, etc, indicating different standards and categories. Other symbols show places of interest, viewpoints, bird colonies, etc. Latitude and longitude lines are drawn at 15’ and 30’ respectively. There is no index of place names. Map legend includes English.
The maps now also provide street plans main cities and/or detailed enlargements of popular hiking areas - for more details please see the individual descriptions.