Help out around our family 160 acre homestead in rural British Columbia, Canada

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Canada

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    14/06/2019

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  • Description

    Description

    Hello! We are a family of four on a 160 acre homestead in rural British Columbia, Canada. With mountain views, our own lake, a wilderness park and hiking trails on our doorstep, along with cattle, chickens, beehives, a horse, vegetable garden and four vacation cabins, it is a great destination for the outdoor enthusiast who wants to learn about the homestead lifestyle.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Animal care
    Helping with Tourists

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Volunteers will have a great opportunity to experience the homestead lifestyle in a beautiful Canadian setting, complete with mountains, lakes and forests. They will learn first-hand about farming and animal husbandry, gardening and forestry.

  • Help

    Help

    Farming: help with daily tasks, such as feeding the animals, repairing & building fences, milking the house-cow. Gardening: help with preparing, planting, weeding, watering and harvesting in the vegetable garden. Forest work: Felling trees, chopping firewood, clearing trails, planting trees & hedges. Vacation cabins: help with preparing the cabins for new guests. Volunteers will be working alongside the owner.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Accommodation is provided in one of the four log cabins. The cabin has a private shower room, small kitchenette, beds for up to four people. Meals are provided in the house, with the family.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Located approximately halfway between Vancouver and Jasper, volunteers can reach Clearwater BC by car, train (Via Rail) or bus (Greyhound). We can collect volunteers from Clearwater, which is a 25 minute drive from our property.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

The view of Baldy Mountain

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