Looking for help with projects on our homestead in California, USA

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  • Last activity: 05/11/2022



 Min stay requested: at least a week



  • Description



    PLEASE NOTE: *NOT receiving volunteers from October 2022-March 2023*


    Looking for Great People to Help Develop an Artistic/Adventure Homestead.

    Most current tasks is rather labor intensive. ReNewing two older cabins. There are however a handful of miscellaneous household chores.

    Personal Transportation is ideal for this area.

    *PLEASE NOTE: Only Serious Inquiries Please
    I have many people writing and after i approve they never communicate. Thank You!!


    Many wonderful skills to be learned. Building, Organic Gardening (permaculture techniques will be implemented), off-grid living.

    If you have experience with construction, chainsaw, forestry, gardening, solar, or other off-grid skills that would be a bonus.

    Also looking for people with a joy for cooking. Help with Meals at times

    Mechanical Knowledge would be Amazing. Love learning how to fix cars/motorcycle/ etc.


    We're in beginning stages of Developing a 20 acre property. Creating Gardens, Renewing older cabins. Forest Fire Safety.
    Most of the Building to be done is very Basic.

    It is a beautiful 20 acre Mountain property with incredible views and quiet privacy. Property is off-grid. There is currently electric power from Solar Panels (back-up generator if needed). Please note: there is poison oak. Always use caution.

    Nearby are wonderful places to hike, ancient Redwood groves- 10min to Avenue of the Giants. 35min. drive to gorgeous Kings Peak/ Shelter Cove ocean beach trails. River, kayak,SUP. The area is great for mountain biking or adventure motorcycling.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    The area is a nature mecca..A wonderful place to explore the great outdoors. I speak english & spanish and would love to teach people. Love to learn new languages..I'm an artist, massage therapist, yoga teacher and ride a dual-sport motorcycle and am totally open to teaching art, massage, yoga, and basic motorcycle riding skills. I also can teach healthy cooking styles.

    I would love for everyone volunteering to be able to share and learn from each other.

  • Help


    Currently looking for help with Basic Building Projects. Carpentry Skills a Major Plus! Painting

    Preparing Garden/ Landscape Design

    Forest Fire Safety -Clearing underbrush, branches, etc. Tree Cutting

    Artists, Interior/Furniture Designers.

    Also looking for people with martial arts , yoga , dance experience/BJJ to teach:)

    Mechanical Work-Motorcycle/small engines

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    I can teach Spanish and I would Love to learn new languages!

  • Accommodation


    Small cabin if the space is available.

    In summer: OR accommodation in a large tent.. Lots of other smaller tents Available as well. Bell tent. Please also feel free to bring your personal tent & sleeping bags.

    Plenty of Space for parking personal van/camper/trailer

    Bathroom is currently shared space in main house

    I try my best to cook at least one healthy delicious meal/day to volunteers. It's usually 2-3 meals/day. If I'm not available to cook then cooking supplies (rice, beans, etc.) will be provided (and snacks). I love grilling!

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Time off can be spent exploring the area.

    The land is located near town
    Personal transportation is preferred ( 4x4 AWD recommended)

    We're laid back and hardworking..we do however love music and enjoying life..a couple of beers,some wine/cocktail is fine within reason..This is definitely a place of peace, creativity and love. Hard partiers/drugs or people with difficult personalities should look elsewhere. -*420/cigarettes /alcohol ok within reason*

    Need mature responsible, hard working people to have a great time and make some magic happen!*️️️️️️️️️️️️

    Long Term Welcome!!

    Happy Travels!

  • 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

    Internet is through personal SIM/Cell Phone No public WI-Fi available Cell signal is very reliable

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    plenty of space for parking/privacy.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    Small Possibility of very well-behaved dog/cat. We have two 3yr old dogs on property

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    4/5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 887549812648

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