Come join our high energy family and help out at our place in Quincy, USA


United States

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 Min stay requested: at least 3 weeks

  • Description


    We are a high energy family of 6 - 4 kids and 2 adults. We live on an oasis of 6 acres with a historic barn, pond, horse meadow and 25 apple trees. We can customise tasks depending on skillset but biggest needs are tree maintenance and basic farm help. We are also trail angels for the PCT and need help hosting hikers.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

  • 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

    Get a taste of small town, mountain living. Learn basic farm skills, gardening and life on the PCT.

  • Help


    We live on a 6 acre hobby farm in the middle of the High Sierra Nevada. We have 4 kids and lots of animals. The help we need is tree trimming, fence building, organic garden planting and general farm help. In the months of July and August, we also need help hosting Pacific Crest Trail thru hikers.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    1 bedroom guest house that includes full kitchen, bathroom and 2 queen beds. You are welcome to join our family for meals or eat on your own. We are in a small town in the mountains and wifi is not great.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We live in the Lost Sierra with plenty of outdoor opportunities for fun...hiking, fishing, mountain biking, kayaking, skiing, snow boarding and lots more. We have all the toys and spend all of our free time playing. Come join us! We are a short distance from Reno, Lake Tahoe and Sacramento.
    **Please note, when traveling to the US from abroad for Workaway, a work VISA is required to enter the US legally. Please research requirements prior to trip.

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    Must be friendly. Please let us know specifics in advance.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 695459951862