Come explore the Great Lakes in Northern Michigan, United States


United States

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  • Description


    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.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    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.

  • Help


    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.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent

    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.

  • Accommodation


    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.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    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.

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    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.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 229573767664