Join us on our homestead in Western Colorado, USA

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    25/11/2020

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  • Descripción

    Descripción

    We (T.J. and Lisa) are professionals who left Silicon Valley in California to pursue a more adventurous lifestyle. We have two dogs; an Australian Shepherd, Q, and a Golden Retriever, Sophie. We also have three horses; Biskit, a Palamino, Jesse, a Mustang and Gus, a grey Quarterhorse. Workawayers are unable to ride horses due to liability issues. The property sits on 35 acres with 360-degree views of mountains, canyons, and a world heritage site. It includes a meadow, a forest with hiking trails, raised garden beds, a pond, horse facilities, and an art studio. All within 2 miles of the historic town of Mancos, Colorado.

  • Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Proyectos de construcción y bricolaje
    Mantenimiento general
    Ayuda en proyectos ecológicos

  • Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Both TJ and Lisa have worked in the tech industry and education. TJ is an artist, graphic designer, and volunteer. She is also an avid horseman. Lisa is an Executive Director for a local nonprofit and volunteers on national and local boards. She loves kayaking, skiing and gardening. Both are involved in the surrounding communities and enjoy sharing this beautiful spot on the planet.

  • Ayuda

    Ayuda

    Depending on the season, volunteer assignments include general maintenance and repair, building, staining, fire and weed mitigation. Building projects include minor renovations. Also looking for carpentry and automotive experience.

  • Idiomas hablados

    English: Fluido

  • Alojamiento

    Alojamiento

    Two types of accommodations for singles or couples only: 1) Guest bedroom with queen bed, private bath and laundry located within home. 2) 17 ft Sportsman camper on property with queen bed, pull out single bed, kitchen and bath with toilet and shower. Private outdoor space with firepit. Three meals a day and snacks included. Option to eat dinner with family or on your own.

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    Algo más...

    We are located in Western Colorado, USA, in the Mancos Valley. Mancos is a historical community at 7,000 feet elevation that sits on the cusp of the magnificent La Plata mountains and national forests where you can camp, fish, mountain bike, ski, and hike. Mancos is the gateway to Mesa Verde National Park, a world heritage site. We are also within driving distance of other national parks; Monument Valley, Zion, Bryce Canyon, Hovenweep, and Canyonlands. Durango is a 30-minute drive that includes world-class fly fishing, rafting, and the famous Durango/Silverton Narrow Gauge Train.

    Public Transportation is not available so a rental car or personal vehicle is best if you want to explore the area. Guests may use a host bike.

    Expectations of others in our home are to display the values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility. We are kind, gracious and enjoy casual or meaningful conversations.

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    Un poco más de información

    • Acceso a Internet

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    • Tenemos animales

    • Somos fumadores

    • Puede alojar familias

  • ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    Dos

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    Horas esperadas

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week, maximum 1 week stay





Número de referencia de anfitrión: 442666122126