Come experience the endless beauty and wildlife that Northern Michigan has to offer. See what it's like to live, hunt, fish and forage in the woods. All while having the security and amenities when you need them.
DIY and building projects
Things we could help you with, would be learning how to live in nature. Come learn about preparation of your own food.
View nature photos by Rick (a working guide) get tips, discuss techniques, and go capture a few shots of your own.
Learn basic trade skills, including carpentry, electrical, and plumbing.
Practice english if needed.
Things you might help wiith could be gardening, yardwork, maintenance, painting, or the gathering, cutting and stackng of firewood. Also, in the coming year we would like to install some fencing, enlarge the garden, build a composting area, maybe a poultry coop, and a new laundry area.
This host offers a language exchange
This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
You can contact them directly for more information.
You will be provided a private room with queen bed. Also all meals will be incuded, we only ask that you participate with preparation or clean up if needed.
We live right on the water and near many lakes, trails, state parks and camp grounds. There are kayaks, a canoe, fishing and camping gear, dslr cameras, backpacks, etc. all available for your use. We would be happy to show you around, or you may explore at your own pace.
Also Detriot, Chicago, Toronto, Niagra Falls, and many other large cities with tourist attractions are easily reachable in less than a day.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
This host can provide space for campervans.
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week