Experience the Hill - it's Magnificent! Homestead with building projects and care taking of the animals in Ontario, Canada

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Canada

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    09/06/2020

 
  2020 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    This is a back to basic homestead, where we grow, raise and preserving food while encouraging other's to do the same. Tours are available in the summer months. Prime season for helpers is May to October. Just 20 minutes south of Algonquin Provincial Park makes this homestead a well sought after location for recreational enthusiast...enjoy the lakes, hike the trails and learn to appreciate the silence so close to the wilderness. Get involved in current projects - gardening, animal management, general property management. Want to be a homesteader someday? Then this is the place to learn and grow your skill base. Come to the Hill - it's Magnificent!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Animal Care
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Located just south of Algonquin Park you will be immersed into Canadian culture. By allowing the workaway to create their reality on the homestead with building projects and care taking of the animals, and getting your hands dirty in the garden.

  • Help

    Help

    Get involved in current projects - gardening, animal management, general property management. Want to be a homesteader someday? Then this is the place to learn and grow your skill base.

    We are building a 20x24 cabin - help is required. On going project in season. Now that the weather is nice the barn needs to be cleaned out, the gardens need to be planted, and so much more is on the list of things to do.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Dorm style accommodation.
    Shared with other helpers and guest.
    Accommodations and food provided for all helpers.
    Minimum 2 weeks required!!

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Enjoy the surrounding wilderness.

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 plus hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 325226589485