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NOW ACCEPTING host requests for 2022.
COME join our wild, energetic family in the "land of the midnight sun" Tagish, YUKON. Very busy, community involved family needing help with daily chores around the house and farm.
NOTE: We are a very busy household. Unfortunately, I do not have time to email back and forth or skype. We host 365 days of the year. PLEASE be very specific in dates as to when you want to arrive. If I have said yes we have space then its yes on my end. I will not be chatting back in forth. We will have lots of time to get to know each other and share stories once you arrive.
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
You can learn about the Klondike Gold Rush, study the language and heritage of the First Nations People, learn gardening and edible plants/berries of the area, canning and preserving of foods, livestock farming, homeschooling, AND Yukon hospitality!
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
Help welcome all year round.
IN SUMMER: Garden and greenhouse chores, landscaping, farm help, small building projects, fencing.
ALL YEAR ROUND: splitting and stacking firewood, light housekeeping, cooking and baking, help with homeschool.
IN WINTER: Firewood, burning brush, shovelling snow, helping with farm.
WE welcome any ideas/suggestions you may have in making our family farm thrive & be inviting to others.
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.
We like people to feel part of our family so we offer a privately furnished room in our home or if you are looking for more on the rustic, we have cabins you can stay in.
We also like to share the cooking, cleaning up of meals together. Great conversations start around the dinner table.
In your free time or days off
SUMMER you can explore endless wilderness trails and mountains. Kayak and drink fresh water from emerald coloured lakes or enjoy seeing wildlife. We have lots of outside gear for your pleasure. Bikes, camping equipment, fishing gear.
WINTER you can go snowshoeing, skiing, kick sledding, snowmobiling, build a snowman, sit around the bonfire making s’mores, 😉 OR be taken on a wild adventure by our 4 high energetic boys.
We also like you to feel part of our family, so hope you will join us on outings and community events. We are very involved with our community volunteering and participating.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
We have 10 acre property so lots of room to park a motorhome, trailer or tiny house. Water, electricity and outhouse available.
Dogs and cats are what we’ve accommodated helpers with in the past but would be open to other pets too.
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days
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