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Letterboxing: The Perfect Hobby

By Webster on the Web

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Photo Courtesy of Missy Rosenberry

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If you’ve never heard of letterboxing, please read on. I’d love to introduce you to this very family-friendly hobby which, when my children were young, was one of our favorite things to do.


In a nutshell, letterboxing is kind of like a treasure hunt. Each “letterbox” (usually some sort of Tupperware or other plastic container) contains a rubber stamp, stamp pad, and a logbook. There are literally thousands of these hidden all over the country—and world. Searchers go online for clues, then follow the clues to track down the letterbox.

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Missy Rosenberry has been writing the "Webster on the Web" community blog since 2008. She highlights the great people, places and events that make our town a wonderful place to live and work. Click here to read more of her blogs.