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You can view a Los Gatos terrain map online, without registering or logging in. What’s really amazing is that you can zoom in, click on any parcel, and obtain that particular elevation.

Here’s that link: Los Gatos topographic map, elevation, relief

Los Gatos terrain map – more than just interesting

In addition to the terrain label, this type of map is often called a relief map (meaning 3D), or an elevation map, or a topographical map.

Something helpful in our real estate practice is finding the slope between adjoining parcels. It’s good to know if your home is higher or lower than the neighbor’s so that you can address any water related or drainage issues  that you may not have known existed.


Los Gatos terrain map - relief or topographical map of LG



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