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Family project in a Masia (farm house) from the XV century, in which we have lived for more than 16 years in attunement with nature and its cycles.
The house is totally off-grid!!!
We have bio vegetable gardens, in permaculture way.
We also have farm animals like hens, geese, turkeys and some friendly dogs and cats!
We make a sustainable management of the forest, taking advantage of the firewood and medicinal plants it provides.
We do soaps and natural cosmetics for own consumption.
Personal development activities are carried out in the house throughout the year ( we love Temaskales).
The House is near Castellterçol 65km away from Barcelona. (1,15h by bus from Bcn)
Why is good for volunteers ...?
- Surrounded by forests and mountains.
- Perfect for trecking and climbing lovers.
- Without villages in sight, or electric lines!
- Without air, sound or light pollution.
- Perfect for stargazing.
- Fireplace in the house.
- Get in contact with elements.
- Drinkable spring water available.
- Family and alternative self development environment.
- Personal Growth activities.
- River and lake nearby (5km away)
- Climbing spots nearby.
- Own grown vegetables, We love good Food!!!!
Proyecto Familiar en una Masia del siglo XIV en la cual vivimos desde hace más de 15 años en síntonia con la naturaleza y sus ciclos.
Tenemos una huerta bio.
Tenemos gallinas, ocas, pavos, perros y gatos. Y todos conviven en armonia!!!
Hacemos un manejo sustentable del bosque, aprovechando la leña y las plantas medicinales que provee.
Realizamos actividades de crecimiento personal.
La Casa está cerca de Castellterçol. A 70 km de Barcelona. ( 1,20 h en bus desde Bcn)
Por que bueno para los voluntarios...?
-Rodeado de bosques y montañas
-Sin pueblos a la vista,ni redes electricas.
-Chimenea en la casa
-Ambiente familiar y alternativo policultural. Siempre hay gente interesante en la casa.
-Actividades de crecimiento personal.
-Rio y lago cerca(5km)
-Nos gusta la buena comida!!!
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
You can learn about:
-Spanish and Catalan, English also spoken in the house (as we are quite international)
-Bioconstruction and general maintenance of an off-grid house.
-Vegetarian cuisine mostly (we do eat game sometimes and home roosters)
-Vegetable garden, medicinal plants and 'ethnobotanical', extracts and distillates.
-Cosmetic Production (soap, shampoo, creams, extracts, tooth paste, oinments,etc)
- Sustainable living.
RIGHT NOW WE ARE NEEDING HANDY PEOPLE WITH CARPENTRY OR/AND CONSTRUCTION SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE TO HELP WITH RESTORATION TASKS!!!
STONE WALLS BUILDING AND COP CONSTRUCTION SKILLS ARE MUCH APPRECIATED!!!!!
Shared rooms in the house. We have 3 rooms for volunteers, to share when there is more than 3. Also our side camp facilities, if wanted, with all the needs included (tent, mattress and bedding).
All meals included
The surroundings of the house are ideal for trekking lovers and walks in the woods.
Also the lake near by is good for swimming.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
We are plenty of space for any size campervans!!!!
This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a pet.
More than two
Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week
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