Northwest Kansas Lakes Letterbox Series:
#2 - Sebelius Lake, Norton County, Kansas
Originally placed: 9/2/1999. Replaced: 1/1/06. This letterbox is located
Dog State Park, near the historic
city of Norton,
Kansas. The park features lake access, a growing colony of prairie dogs,
a one-room schoolhouse, and a nineteenth century adobe home on its original
To find the letterbox, you must first locate a utility pole near a road
intersection. From this utility pole, the adobe home and a dump station
are both at approximately 150 degrees from magnetic north. From
the utility pole, the letterbox is just seven paces away, at 165 degrees,
nestled in the arms of a cedar tree.
Der Mad Stamper and Little Foot
The original box listed above was confirmed
to be missing by Der Mad Stamper on 12/28/04. It was finally replaced
and relocated on January 1st, 2006.
Explore the Nature Trail. Be on the lookout for signs of deer and other
wildlife. Also be on the lookout for the sign of the deer. When you
find it, take 45 paces at 230 degrees and look inside a cedar stump.
Before you set out read the waiver
of responsibility and disclaimer.