Baby sitting and dogsledding activities at Saint-Paul-Sur-Ubaye, France



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  • Description


    Hello, I'm a musher, i work with my dogs: huskies, Eskimos from Greenland.

    and my husband is cultivating wild plants in the height montain like "genepi", "hysope", "serpolet".

    We live in an exceptional place, in the middle of the mountains, there are activities to do all year around, beautiful hikes. We are life-flashers, simple and smiling people, we are looking for people who love nature, simple and energetic.
    Unfortunately the days are only 24H and we need help ...

    We need some help to do baby-sitting , it will be ossible to meet the dogs and participate with huskies if you want during your free time.
    It is necessary to have a driving licence.

    Bonjour, je travaille avec mes chiens, huskies, esquimaux du groënland , mon mari cultive des plantes de montagne: Génépi, hysope, serpolet.
    Nous vivons dans un endroit exceptionnel, au milieu des montagnes, il y a des activités à faire toute l'année, des randonnées magnifiques. Nous sommes des personnes qui croquons la vie, simples et souriantes, nous recherchons des personnes qui aiment la nature, simples et énergiques.
    Malheureusement les journées ne font que 24H et nous avons besoin d'aide ...

    Nous rechercherons une personne pour garder nos deux petits bouts de chou, vous pourrez prendre part aux activités avec les chiens de traîneaux si vous le souhaitez durant votre temps libre.

    Si vous avez une voiture/et/ou le permis de conduire c'est parfait!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will truly live to the rhythm of people living in wild mountains and learn how to take care of a pack of Nordic dogs.
    We will make you discover on to make wild plants grow and how to taake care on it.
    We love our valley, we will make you discover the most beautiful surrounding places.

    Vous vivrez réellement au rythme d'un musher et apprendrez à prendre soin d'une meute de chiens nordiques. Nous aimons notre vallée, nous vous ferons découvrir les plus BEAUX endroits environnants.

  • Help


    In winter:

    From April to the end of October:
    take care of the dogs, feed them, clean the kennel, take the puppies out.
    to cook
    participate in maintenance work, kennel construction
    Help for cultivate wild herbs and pick berries

    En hiver:
    Garder notre bébé

    D'Avril à fin Octobre:
    prendre soin des chiens, les nourrir, nettoyer les enclos, sortir les chiots.
    participer à des travaux de maintenance, construction au chenil
    Aider au jardinage de plantes sauvage et récolte de fruits sauvages dans la montagne

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    Please contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    You will sleep in your room, in our comfortable Saint Paul apartment

    Vous dormirez dans votre chambre, dans notre confortable appartement de Saint Paul

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    You can visit castles and old villages around, there are a lot of possibilities of hiking in the green nature;

  • 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

    5 hour every day 5 days a week

Host ref number: 627713331625