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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!

Newest Letterboxes

  1. Kansas Chick went for a hike. Cincinnati, OH
  2. Are you ready for a picnic? Cincinnati, OH
  3. Found it! Cincinnati, OH
  4. PNW Enlightened Women Work Long Beach, WA
  5. Oysterville Historic Cemetery Oysterville, WA
  6. Historic School House Oysterville, WA
  7. Vanna White Hilton Head Island, SC
  8. Amiri Geuka Farris Hilton Head Island, SC
  9. MUSIC Hardeeville, SC
  10. Kentucky Rose Morehead, KY
  11. Kentucky Derby Morehead, KY
  12. AQ Mail Galapagos Style Isla Floreana, Galapagos, Ecuador
  13. El Junco Lagoon Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Galapagos, Ecuador
  14. Winter Box Maynard, MA
  15. Vintage Simi Valley, CA
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