Help us develop our outdoor adventure business in the Rockies. Skills you will learn will vary from Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Kayaking, Rafting, Mountain Hiking

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  • Description


    We are a small family run outdoor adventure business, specializing in Youth Programming during the summer months from May - September. We have certified Guides on staff. Located in the Rockies. As a family, we craved adventure, and 18 years ago sold everything in the city of Edmonton, got our land and built our lodge. We are a lively crew with a huge extended family. Whoever works or volunteers for us is a part of our family! We are busy with school groups, youth groups and summer youth adventure programming during the months of May - September. Skills you will learn will vary from Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Kayaking, Rafting, Mountain Hiking and Back Packing. We live in the mountains, and the mountains are our playground. All meals are home cooked, nutritious and delicious. Home made bread, cookies etc. If you have a special diet, that is not problem, we can accommodate.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Help around the house
    Language practice
  • Help


    We are looking for a couple or single adults (25+) who are interested in developing their skills in the outdoor adventure business. We program for schools, and offer youth summer adventure programs. Home cooked meals and fresh baking every day. We live a simple life here in the mountains. We teach Kayaking, Rock Climbing, Backpacking etc.. Evening team building games. We are a family and as such everyone pitches in as part of it. From Rock Climbing to doing dishes, it wall works out well. Need energetic, full of life people!

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    German: Beginner

  • Accommodation


    We have a staff house available. The lodge has running water, showers, etc....There is our tree house available for a couple (rustic) no running water, but beautiful and peaceful. All meals are included, training included.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Contact us if you think you might be a fit for our place. Staff are enthusiastic, energetic, go hard people, who love to work in the outdoors! They are members of our family and our team. No experience (but willing to try anything) - Some experience would be great. First aid if you've got it, drivers license etc.... Adventure really begins here!!!

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Our clients have day long experiences in the mountains. Days can be long or short depending on the circumstance. We tend to work long hours, then have time to play for a few days in between. Kitchen help can be a max of 5 hours.

Host ref number: 979146688347

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