The ranch is a smaller hobby farm in Barrow Bay Ontario. We have horses and cows and and large garden. And mostly just alot of small odd jobs that need done. We are looking for anyone Any age that thinks they can help us out. Im currently 5 1/2 months pregnant and due in August an my boyfriend is recovering from an accident. We are looking for longer term helpers. Minimum 1 week stay, but 2 months is better we require help from the end of april till November.
Mostly vegetarian and whole foods diet. we do eat some meat and processed food).
DIY and building projects
Help with Eco Projects
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
You will get to see one of the most beautiful places Canada has to offer, swim is some cool places. Hike a famous trail. Be part of our knit community. And will spend much of your time outside, often a certain shift happens in us when we are in nature. Both work and play take place out side here. Even some of our meals out side. We will be forever thankful to those of you who choose to help us out. This is an opportunity you don't want to miss. So many us have forgotten what is like to work the land. Time to get back to your roots
we are Looking for hard working, self starting, people who are good listeners. You will be required to run a chain saw, weed wacker, build fences, garden, need to be able to lift 25 lbs. Experience in these areas is considered a great assest as well as an ability to run a tractor. Experience in construction an asset. Experience with animals an asset, you must be calm around horses (we have 6) and around cattle (50 head) and other animals. None are inside. Also volunteers are required to help with daily chores and general maintence. Our volunteers work a single 5 hour shift 7am-12pm and 1-pm-6pm 5 days a week.
depending on the amount of volunteers or style of work occasionally a later shift may be Required.
May occasionally need to help with cooking and cleaning.
Bunk style in house shared bathroom with other work away'ers as well as the people who rent from us. And an eat in style kitchen. If your a couple ask about accomadation for you.
When your not working explore the beautiful bruce peninsula. The 4th top tourist destination in Canada is only 30 minutes away! Tobermory has much to offer, scuba diving for ship wrecks or stay dry with a glass bottom boat tour. Many your shops and restaurants. Lots of great beaches and hiking. Our property edges up on a creek, and is a 5 minute walk to little lake or the beautiful bruce trail and a 15 minute bike ride to town, beach, diner, cofee shop, ice cream, and famous cliff side where rock climbers from around the world come.
Side note: work boots and gloves required as well as safety glasses. -please bring them
You can purchase all these items close by after arrival if nesscary.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
5 hours a day, 5 days a week