Letterboxers have their own terminology that, at first glance, can be daunting. For any terms you have trouble with, the following list might be helpful.
Bbase plate baby wipes bearing Bind-It-All (BIA) blaze blue diamond bonus box book crossing boxing buddy Box of the Month (BOM) Box of the Week (BOTW) bushwacking
Ccacheboxing cached clue cairn cardinal points catching feature cat’s eye ink pad chalk ink check dam checkpoint clitter clue blind ColorBox commando, going compass confiscated letterbox contour line cooties cootie catcher Cranmere Pool cuckoo clue culvert custom-made stamp
DDartmoor dauber duos declination dependency dial direction-of-travel arrow discussion group donation Douggerware drain-drip drive-by letterbox duff dye ink
Hhand-carved stamp handrails HIPS hitchhiker hitchhiker hostel homage stamp housing huffing hybrid box
Llandmark layered stamp LbNA leg letterbook Letterbox Trading Card (LTC) letterpod Lock & Lock (LNL) logbook lurker Lyme disease
Mmagnetic north Marjorie MasterCarve MIA microbox missing letterbox mount muggle muggle card mystery letterbox
Ppace parasite pathtag P-count personal stamp personal traveler PFX-count pigment ink pink stuff pixie led planter planter’s pouch plumber’s gasket PMO poaching poison ivy poison oak postals postal ring puncheon PZ Kut
Sscavenging series signature stamp SitRep slackboxer slink-boxing Smithsonian Magazine snag social trail Speedball Speedy-Carve Speedy-Cut spoiler S.P.O.R. Staedtler Mars stamp exchange stamp-in stile store-bought stamp strikeout switchback
Ttabletop box talk list thumbprint signature ticks topographic map tor tracker traditional letterbox trail name traveler treasure hiker true north turnpike twinchie
Are there other terms you’ve seen used in the message boards or clues but don’t know what they mean? Contact me and I’ll try to answer your question or might even add it here!