1st of Okawalton LbNA # 48364 (ARCHIVED)
|Placed Date||Jun 23 2009|
This letterbox is actually a geocaching letterbox hybrid and is the first of it's kind in the area. We live in Okaloosa County but the box is placed in Walton hence, Okawalton. You can find the box near Speck Creek off Hwy 285. Look in the island of trees and the fallen log. To search for this box you will need a recreation pass from Jackson guard. See note below:
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Box is located on Eglin air force base reservation. A pass is required to be on the reservation. It cost $10 (2008) for October - September and comes with a great map. It can be obtained from Eglin AFB Natural Resources Branch (Jackson Guard Office), located at 107 Highway 85 North, Niceville FL 32578. Office hours are: Monday-Thursday 7:00-4:30pm; Friday 7:00am-6:00pm; Saturday 7:00am-12:30pm; Closed on Sunday and Federal Holidays. A pass can be obtained by going to Jackson Guard or by mail. (See above address). Mail a copy of your most recent pass to Jackson Guard at above address with any changes in address noted. It takes 1 to 2 weeks to process. If you do not have a pass, mail a copy of your driver’s license with your phone number. Payment by mail must be by check. They will accept it made out to Jackson Guard. Phone # is (850)882-4164. A pass can also be obtained immediately by going to Jackson Guard in person during office hours.