Exceptional opportunity at our off-grid, boutique facility, Tatla Lake, Canada

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Canada

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    08/12/2021

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  2021 

 Min stay requested: 1 month or more

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  • Description

    Description

    May - Oct 2021

    Looking for a true adventure? Look here.

    Come and help out at BC's nicest wilderness recreation facility! We were originally built as a seven home, $10M estate for the private use of friends and family. The kids are all grown now so we are transitioning into a five star boutique facility that hosts 12 guests per week. Our location is at Chilko Lake, which is the largest alpine lake in North America. Fifty miles long, 1,100 ft deep, it is ringed by mountains and glaciers. We are next door to a 5M acre pristine wilderness tract that allows for endless outdoor activities.

    Work centres around hosting guests and maintaining the facility. Applicants must be of good character and heart, and have a can-do attitude. These are the most important qualifications sought. We are off the grid and 200 miles to a grocery store, so it is important that you are easy-going and work well with other people. Our signature products are great hospitality and good karma.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    They will see the best of what Canada has to offer. We are in a pristine wilderness location with glacier feed lakes, wildlife and a purity and vastness that most can not comprehend.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help

    Help

    Seeking some general help with light guest load. We are a staff of seven handling handling small numbers of guests. Duties may vary from leading a hike, to lawn care. Nothing difficult or unpleasant. If you can provide skills such as mechanic/maintenance, massage therapy, guide experience for water or land we should connect.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have excellent staff facilities. Semiprivate rooms and bath.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Lots of recreation possibilities in the most beautiful location in BC. Kayaking, fishing, and hiking are some of the activities available.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a pet.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Varies with guest load (Max 5 per day, 25 hours per week)

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