Experience a beautiful outdoors lifestyle and help with carpentry and riding in Clearwater, BC, Canada

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  • Description

    Description

    Hi! I live in central British Columbia Canada in Clearwater on 2 acres on the North Thompson River. Clearwater is the gateway to Wells Grey Park a world heritage site and has more visitors then Whistler the park is a very popular outdoor recreation destination. I have 4 Norwegian Fjord horses, 3 dogs and 1 cat. I work as a Home Support Worker as a nurses aid for Interior Health. I also have a cabin on 3 1/2 acres on a private lake bordering Bowron Lake Provincial Park, 1/2 an hour from Wells and the world famous gold rush living museum of Barkerville . My cabin, on Chisel Lake is 15 min. from Bowron Lake that boasts the famous chain of lakes canoe circuit. I love the outdoors and my horses and I spend a lot of time trail riding in the beautiful backdrop of British Columbia's Alpine and rivers, lakes and meadows. I am looking for people that have horse riding/driving experience and know how to swing a hammer and use a paintbrush, help clear land, manage burn piles and generally be versatile enough to work at the obvious chores that would be required. It would be a added bonus that you have carpentry skills, a sense of humour and a good work ethic.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    British Columbia boasts a beautiful outdoors lifestyle. If you love horses and canoeing/kayaking, hiking this is the country to visit!

  • Help

    Help

    I have cleared my property at Chisel Lake (3 1/2 acres) and would like help cleaning up the after math of logging it. I also need a deck built attached to the cabin with a roof over it this would overlook the lake. I have a barn and a large shed that needs painting. My horses need riding and I love trail riding so there would be a lot of that. I'm starting a garden and would like a hand preparing a vegetable garden.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    english

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    I have a big beautiful camper 10'8" with a queen size bed and a pop out dining area large and new it is very accommodating, bright and clean. The camper overlooks the horses and river just beyond. running hot and cold water, shower, fridge, microwave, stove, oven and an outhouse is located for your convenance.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Wells Grey Park is a outdoor enthusiast paradise, rivers, lakes, alpine meadows waterfalls in every direction! The beautiful city of Kamloops is 1 1/2 hours away if you wanted a taste of nightlife or enjoy a culinary experience wine tours or live theatre.

    When your at the cabin at Chisel Lake you can visit Barkerville and Wells just 1/2 hr. away. Wells is an experience like no other! On your days off the musical, artistic town of Wells is alive with actors, artists, musicians and hikers/canoeist/history buffs!

    Barkerville is a Gold Rush town that has come alive as a living museum from 1864. Actors, horse drawn wagons and stagecoaches a blacksmith shop old time saloons, live theatre, eateries and much more bring you into a time warp during the Gold Rush area!

  • 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?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week






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