Help on a family horse farm in Kongsberg, Norway

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  • Description

    Description

    Please check our calendar for availability :)


    Looking for helpers, prefferably with some previously knowledge of horses. Help will be to feed, turn horses out/in, mucking, grooming and helping out with the horses.

    Family run farm with 30 horses. The family is mother and father aged 60, with Jobs In town, daughter aged 30, running the farm and three dogs.
    Farm is situated 1,5 hours west of Oslo, in the woods at the foot the mountains. Good opportunities to live the outdoor life! Cross country skiing right outside the entrance door and 20min to the local down hill skiing slopes.

    Nearest city is Kongsberg. Famouse for the silver mines, good skijumpers and snowboarders!

    We would love to show you our life!

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Animal care
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We can teach you about horses, Norwegian traditional living and building. Outdoor activities like riding, skiing, hiking. The area is very nice for exploring!
    Workawayers will be a part of the family.

  • Help

    Help

    We are renovating the whole farm and building up. So there is a lot to do and to help out with!
    Key words are: building, tractor, atv/quad, horses, wood, outdoors :)
    Ordinary help hours, the tasks will depend on the volunteer.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Norwegian English

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Accomodation for two volunteers at the time. You will live in newly renovated rooms with your own bathrooms.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In your spare time there is a possibility to borrow a car and to travel the area. We are close to many cultural sightseeing spots, sporting locations and Oslo is easily reachable by public transport.

    We expect our workawayers to be open minded, outspoken and willing to participate In our dialy life!

  • 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?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    5hrs / 5 days






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