My homestead is located in one of the most beautiful places in Alaska .. Haines is a small community in northern Lynn canal ..our economy is tourism and fishing .. My house sits on the side of a mountain one mile from downtown Haines .. I have 2 .5 acres which I am working on creating sustainable living . I have a 2 bedroom 1.5 bath house with a loft and a small studio ..I have built my place in last 3 years and it has full amenities ... shower, septic, electric and Hot Tub ...I have paddle boards and bikes to use and there is hiking right out my door ... It has a private feel and beautiful view.
There are always projects here from light construction , Perma culture gardening subsistence gathering putting up fish berries canning smoking jarring lots of sustainable living skills I’ve been working on self watering systems for my gardens via a spring on my property. We love making group meals having campfires and living peacefully with the wildlife including bears and moose eagles and all the other small critters who Corxist peacefully in this wild natural environment..
Before messaging me please look into what it takes to get to Haines Alaska .
It can be challenging and expensive. You can drive in Via Yukon Canada or fly to Juneau then ferry (Alaska Marine Highway). Or fly Alaska Seaplanes) to Haines . This may include overnight in Juneau. because of ferry schedules ... After researching this if your Up for the travel challenges then Join us for an Awesome Alaskan Workaway !
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
How to sustain on subsistence living in Alaska ...hunting , gathering , fishing , gardening ..simple living ..how to enjoy the wilds in a safe productive environment ..Experiencing a Alaska and it is true nature .I have lived in Alaska for over 25 years .
and have a reservoir of experience through guiding , exploring and Co-creating with the community. I really enjoy sharing my knowledge Of Alaska and also learning from others new techniques and ways to thrive in the environment..
Developing sustainable garden and homestead. Gardening , building greenhouses. Water reservoirs .. perma culture gardening ,
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House .. small but not Tiny .. or camper with hook up and electricity ..food will be in a camp style environment ..shared dutys ..depending on season ...food will be hunted , gathered or fished .. I will provide balanced meals with mostly organic options ..
So much to experience in the great north ... hiking , biking , paddle boarding , canoeing , bear viewing , small town environment with a real down to earth Alaska experience ..
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
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More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week
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