Experience life on a farm, stay in a lovely cabin by a lake in Braskereidfoss, Norway



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  • Beschreibung


    ---COVID UPDATE---
    Borders are more or less closed for this type of interactions workaway offer. Only if you already are inside Norway it is possible. Dont hesitate to contact if questions 😁
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    we are a family on a sheep farm in eastern Norway, close to the Swedish border. As we live in a designated area for wolf, bear,lynx and wolverine, there is a bit effort to co-exist and safeguarding sheeps behind fences on the fields close to house. We have also contributed to field research by having researcher visit from countries were preservation of wolf areas have emerged. Beside sheep and wolf, there is also chickens (fresh breakfast eggs) , dog, cat and a parrot here.

    In this area there is possible with hiking in the deep "finnish" forest and bicycle on endless gravel roads. We also live a few meters from a lake where you can fish and swim. We also have a sauna by the lake.

    Accommodation is in a off-grid timber "lake cabin". It has a firewood stove, double bed, some furniture and a basic lavatory in the shed. Access to all other facilities about 200 meters away in main-house.

    We love to have wwoof guests, but seems alot of people has attended workaway. We enjoy learning from each other, culture exchange, and fulfil some shared goals in daily-life as a nice experience.

    Preferably one workawayer in winter time, or one or two workawayer summertime, that are interested in farm-life, nature and having a nice and meaningful time with ability to complete projects is wanted. Will it be you?

    A few expectations:
    - all volunteers must know English on an intermediate or above level.
    -Interest in farmlife/nature/wildlife is good when doing a farmstay.
    -use of house, cabin and stuff in a tidy and careful way.
    -we go sleep relatively early, and wake up relatively early.

  • Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Hilfe bei Ökoprojekten
    Heimwerker- und Bauarbeiten
    Betreuung von Tieren
    Mithilfe auf einem Bauernhof
    Zubereiten / Kochen von Mahlzeiten für die Familie
    Handwerkliche Arbeiten

  • Projekte mit Kindern

    Projekte mit Kindern

    Dieses Projekt schließt möglicherweise den Umgang mit Kindern ein. Mehr Informationen findest du in unseren Verhaltensregeln und Tipps hier.

  • Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    You would learn farming culture and a Norwegian way of living an in an area full of nature and fresh air :)

  • Arbeit


    The projects are many, but revolves around farm life and maintance. We adapt to skills. Carpenter/builder is highly interesting. Sometimes 4 hands, instead of two is enough, but everything from helping with firewood for winter, care for sheep, fencing, stone clearing, mechanics, DIY projects, designing the look of rooms, clean/tidy, organize,carpenter build, paint, help with fields, make a man cave garage, lambing season, landscaping, kitchen garden, cooking, pick berries, fishing etc etc.

    The projects follow seasons and weather-conditions. Spring, summer and autumn is the busiest and is in essence about preparing for winter. (Winter is coming!)

  • Sprachen

    Gesprochene Sprachen
    Norwegian: Fließend
    Englisch: Gute Kenntnisse
    Deutsch: Grundkenntnisse

    Dieser Gastgeber bietet Sprachaustausch an
    Dieser Gastgeber gibt an, dass er dir gern seine Muttersprache beibringt oder selbst eine Sprache lernen möchte.
    Bitte wende dich direkt an ihn, um weitere Auskünfte zu erhalten.

  • Unterkunft


    In a timber Lake-cabin. All other facilities in main-house.

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    We often use WhatsApp/signal for faster communication if agreed to host. Over WhatsApp we can also send a welcome letter with additional info before you come.

  • Etwas mehr Information

    Etwas mehr Information

    • Internet Zugang

    • Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

      Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

    • Wir besitzen Tiere

    • Wir sind Raucher

    • Familien möglich

  • Kann Digital Nomads unterbringen

    Kann Digital Nomads unterbringen

    If you are a digital nomad. We can set you up an office space in the farm workshop.

  • Platz zum Abstellen von Camper Vans

    Platz zum Abstellen von Camper Vans

    We can host caravan. Possible to park beside the cabin. It can not be hooked up to electricity.

  • Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal


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

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Gastgeber Ref-Nr.: 255262638911