Help move my reindeers to the mountains again come with me and follow the reindeer in Lapland, Sweden

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Sweden

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    24/03/2020

 
  • Description

    Description

    hello my name is Magnus and I am a reindeer herder. I learned herding reindeers when I was a little kid from my father. We are a family business.

    My father, Brother and me. We are Sami. I work with my reindeer all year long, and I move with my reindeer from the mountains to the winter pasture area, because there is food for them in the winter.

    In the beginning of april I start moving into the mountain again, of course everyone can come with me and follow the reindeer. I stay in the mountains until October.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Building
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Other
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Helping with Tourists
    Language practice
    Help with Computers / internet
    Teaching

  • Help

    Help

    Help us to move the reindeer

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    english and swedish

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Winter accommodation is a own small house, heated and with nice beds,
    In the mountains we live in tents and small cabins.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Skiing, fishing, ice skating, enjoying nature.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

  • ...

    Hours expected

    this is a lifestyle, not just a 9 to 5 job. it will be an adventure

the blue spot is where I live in winter, The red mark are the mountains that I go to with my reindeer in the summer. It´s called Vindelfjällensnatureservat, and its the biggest reservate in Europe
this is my house, this is where we live in the winter. The small house in the back will be for the volunteers.
look at her smiling :)
This is me herding some of my reindeer.
marking the reindeers in summer
we had some time off.
That´s me
me Icefishing in the end of may

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