Come and help us with 2 dogs, 3 horses and a 20 acre property in Heffley, Canada

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  • Description

    Description

    Looking for a couple to help on our property in spring and summer, splitting and stacking firewood, walking the dog, weeding, clearing land and fencing.

    We are a couple in our 30's . We both work in agriculture in the Kamloops area. We enjoy traveling, hiking, kayaking and camping. We have 2 cats, 3 dogs, 2 horses.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    Animal Care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We live in a beautiful area of BC. We are 20 mins from Sun Peaks ski resort, with amazing skiing in the winter and hiking in the summer. Heffley Lake is steps from our house for swimming or kayaking and there are many hiking trails right out the back door.

  • Help

    Help

    We have 2 dogs, 3 horses and a 20 acre property that needs fencing and development. Duties would vary depending on the time or year but may include:
    Walking dogs
    Building fences
    Cleaning horse pens
    Helping to clear land for horse pasture
    Small building projects
    Cutting firewood
    Gardening
    Cooking
    Cleaning

    Be prepared to work outside. It can be very hot in the summer and very cold in the winter.

    This would be ideal for a couple or 2 friends

    We have dietary restrictions ourselves so we don't mind catering to gluten free, dairy free or vegan

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Private bedroom with double bed, own bathroom. Shared living space. Or your own space in our travel trailer if you prefer.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    There is no public transport near our property and no cell phone service. We do go into Kamloops almost every day for work and would be willing to drive you to Sun Peaks occasionally.

  • 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

    We have good wifi and a seperate quiet space for you to work

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    Up to 24 feet, no sewer hook up, bathroom in the house

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

Thanks to Workawayers Lucy and Alex for this great picture of our border collie Chip
Little Heffley Lake, across the road from our house
Horses Maggie and Stormy
Maggie and Stormy in the snow

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