Experience a quaint small rural family farm in Mendocino, Northern California


United States

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 Min stay requested: at least 3 weeks

  • Description


    Small Family Farm in inland Mendocino County, next to lake Mendocino and Russian river, looking for help with land development, permaculture farm and natural building projects.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help
    General Maintenance

  • 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

    Come and learn numerous homesteading skills. From growing your own food to building with earthen materials, herbal medicine, and permaculture design. In the warm comipany of a family

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    Help with various land projects. Must be physical fit, willing to learn, and a good sense of adventure. Work will include help with the garden, building structures and maintenance of land.

  • Languages spoken

    German: Beginner
    Spanish: Beginner

  • Accommodation


    Simple accomodations, glamping tent with electricity and water in Communal outdoor kitchen as well as hot shower and flush toilet.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are situated in the beautiful, rural, coastal hills of northern California, 20 mins from main town of Ukiah, 21/2 hours from san Francisco. The Russian river runs below our property. A great spot for swimming and fishing. Lake Mendocino is 10 mins away, offering hiking trails, swimming, and stand up paddle boarding. There are several other lakes and parks nearby, as well as trips to the pacific ocean which is 11/2hour away.

  • 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?


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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 585161129961