Conservation and enhancement of the geological, natural and cultural heritage in Lonquimay, Patagonia, Chile

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  • Description

    Description

    We are located in Lonquimay, Araucanía region, an area of Northern Patagonia in Chile and a neighbor of Argentina. The Reserve is a project for the conservation and enhancement of the geological, natural and cultural heritage of the area. It has facilities for visitors, numerous trails and georutes, highlighting in them some important geosites that are within the Kutralkura Geopark (UNESCO) the activities of the reserve footprints are adapted to the seasons, since we are in a mountain area. Patagonian and high Andean, where the seasons set the conditions. Thus, in summer we do trekking, explorations, horseback riding, among others, then in autumn we add photographic zafarís, scientific visits, among others. in winter everything is snow, snow sports; randonee, ski, backcountry among others. the reserve has a great refuge to accommodate up to 21 people, also some domes, camping sites. We have a huge garden where we grow our food every day we do not always have internet, but we do have many books and many places, but we have places with better signals for the stay of our volunteers we have a tinyhouse, fully equipped, very beautiful and next to the river the I am the owners of the House (Carlos) and my daughter Nagore. I am an anthropologist, raised in the mountains, traveler by trade, connoisseur of American cultures, reader, lover of nature

    se encuentra en Lonquimay, región de la Araucanía, zona de la Patagonia Norte de Chile y vecina de la Argentina. La Reserva es un proyecto de conservación y de puesta en valor del patrimonio geológico, natural y cultural de la zona. posee instalaciones para visitantes, numerosos senderos y georutas, destacándose en ellos algunoa geositios de importancia que estan dentro del Geoparque Kutralkura (UNESCO)
    las avctividades de la reserva se adecuan a las estaciones, pues estamos en una zona de montaña. patagónica y alto andina, donde las estaciones ponen las condiciones. así, en verano realizamos trekking, exploraciones, cabalgatas, entre otros, luego en otoño agregamos zafarís fotográficos, visitas científicas, entre otros. en invierno todo es nieve, deportes de nieve; randonee, esqui, backcountry entre otros.
    la reserva tiene un gran refugio donde alojar hasta 21 personas, tambien algunos domos, sitios de camping.
    tenemos una enorme huerta donde día a dia cultivamos nuestros alimentos
    no tenemos siempre internet, pero si muchos libros y muchos lugares, pero tenemos lugares con mejor señal
    para la estadia de nuestros voluntarios tenemos una tinyhouse, totalmente equipada, muy bonita y junto al rio
    los dueños de Casa soy yo ( Carlos) y mi hija Nagore. yo soy antropólogo, criado en la montaña, viajero de oficio, conocedor de las culturas americanas, lector, amante de la naturaleza

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Hospitality/Tourism
    General Maintenance

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will learn about the mountain culture and Patagonia, the local language, horse management, botany and geology, you will be able to know and live in a huge natural reserve, next to nature.

    aprenderas sobre la cultura de montaña y patagonia, el idioma local, manejo de caballos, botánica y geología
    podras conocer y vivir en una enorme reserva natural, junto a la naturaleza

  • Help

    Help

    support in the care of visitors to the refuge and the domes of the reserve
    maintenance of trails in the reserve
    care of farm animals (horses, dogs, chickens, others) general maintenance activities of the reserve

    apoyar en la atención de visitantes del refugio y de los domos de la reserva
    mantención de senderos de la reserva
    cuidado de animales de la granja ( Caballos, perros, gallinas, otros)
    actividades de mantención general de la reserva

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Spanish: Fluent
    English: Intermediate

    This host offers a language exchange
    nos interesa mejorar nuestro ingles y enseñar el español a nuestros voluntarios

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    we have a tinyhouse for two people, fully equipped for your stay. with two independent bathrooms, kitchen, laundry, terrace, located next to the river

    tenemos una tinyhouse para dos personas, totalmente equipada para su estadia. con dos baños independientes, cocina, lavanderia, terraza, ubicada junto al rio

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are inside a great natural reserve, surrounded by mountains and lakes, parks and places, so the stay can be a wonderful experience to discover and live nature. We are close to everything, so you can visit many places even by bicycle!

    estamos dentro de una gran reserva natural, rodeado de montañas y lagos, parques y parajes, por lo que la estadia puede ser una experiencia maravillosa para descubir y vivir la naturaleza. estamos cerca de todo, asi que puedes visitar numerosos lugares hasta en bicicleta !!

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    tenemos suficiente espacio para albergar

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    somos una granja !!

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    15 hours/week- no food, 25 hours/week- food


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