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A Letterboxing Community

New to letterboxing?

Letterboxing combines artistic ability with "treasure-hunts" in parks, forests, and cities around the world. Participants seek out hidden letterboxes by cracking codes and following clues. The prize: an image from a miniature piece of art known as a rubber stamp—usually a unique, hand-carved creation.

Finding a Letterbox

Letterboxers stamp their discoveries in a personal journal, then use their own rubber stamp, called a signature stamp, to stamp into the letterbox's logbook.

Atlas Quest started as a set of tools for letterboxers, but has grown into a community of letterboxers. Pull up a chair, meet new friends, and dig into letterboxing.

Carving a Stamp
Also consider picking up a copy of The Letterboxer's Companion which has everything a budding letterboxer needs to know!

What's new on AQ?

Newest Letterboxes

  1. Bartock II Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  2. What happens in Spring Xenia, OH
  3. Seo Heun Nam Dandae-dong, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
  4. Witch Broom...? Mobile, AL
  5. Kelly's Tavern Letterbox Northeast Virginia Beach, VA
  6. Pirate on the Guadalupe Gruene, TX
  7. Luck of the Irish West Monroe, NY
  8. Infinity Box: Duck Pond Philipsburg, PA
  9. Connecticut's First Balloonist Burlington, CT
  10. See you in August! State College, PA
  11. Inky Boy and Top Dog Go to Edinburg Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
  12. Pushing Up Daisies #120 Goshen, CT
  13. Bridgeport wolf Bridgeport, CA
  14. MA Travelers Middletown, NY
  15. International Symbol of Access Andover, MA
Box Friendly
Found a letterbox by accident? Need to contact a member? Use our Contact Member page.
Using a mobile device? Try the mobile friendly version of AQ! (Okay, to be honest, mobile friendlier!)

Location-Based Search


Walking 4 Fun

Check out Green Tortuga's newest website!

  1. Track your daily walking, jogging or hiking
  2. Enter your mileage into
  3. Follow your progress as if you hiked one of several world-famous trails!
Trail Photo