Expérience Workaway dans le désert des Mojaves : aidez à construire une maison sur un petit ranch

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  • Description

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    We are currently looking for general help around the house and outside. We have a lot that we'd like to work on, but no matter what your skills are....or are not, there is always something to do around here. General feeding of my horse or the chickens, watering the garden, light house cleaning, or whatever you can do will help us.

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    We have a small ranch in the Mojave Desert. We have a horse, 60 chickens, and a bunch of cats, and a dog named Mugsy, that loves to play ball. We have 8 kids, but none living at home. They're all grown and gone.
    We grow peaches, plums, apricots, apples, nectarines, almonds, pistachios, mulberries, pomegranates, 6 kinds of grapes, and blackberries. We also have a very large garden and grow lots of different vegetables,
    We live about an hour from Death Valley, about an hour from Las Vegas, 5 hours from los Angeles. There is no transportation to or from Pahrump.You either need your own car, or perhaps hitch a ride.
    My husband built our home, and barn, but has had several major operations and can no longer do the lifting and other tasks needed to finish the house. We would be so thankful if someone could help us with that. It's mostly inside help, like flooring, sheet rock, taping, painting, and a little finish carpentry, like shelves.
    There is always something to do here.

  • Type d'aide

    Type d'aide

    Jardinage
    Construction
    Entretien / Bricolage
    Cuisine / courses
    Aide à la ferme
    Aide à la maison
    Aide avec les animaux

  • Echange culturel et opportunités d'apprendre

    Echange culturel et opportunités d'apprendre

    Nearby, within an hour or so drive is the Tecopa Hot Springs, Death Valley National Park, China Ranch, The Ski Lodge on Mount Charleston, The Amargosa Opera House, Zabriskie Point, Dante's View, Red Rock Canyon National Park, Calico Basin, Hoover Dam,and of course Fabulous Las Vegas.

  • Aide

    Aide

    (If you have these skills, that would be terrific, but don't worry if you don't. There's always stuff that needs doing) We are looking for someone with good carpentry skills who can do flooring, sheetrock, taping, painting, finish carpentry, wall papering...any or all of these skills. Tasks would be done early in the day, because it can get quite warm here in the desert... and the rest of the day and weekend are yours to do whatever you like.
    An auto mechanic or auto body person is a skill we could certainly always use, as long as you are willing to help with other general chores too.

  • Langues parlées

    Langues parlées

    English.

  • Hébergement

    Hébergement

    We have a guest room that will sleep 2 persons, so we are looking for a single person or a couple.
    We have Wi-Fi, plenty of food, and laundry
    We can not accommodate you if you are on a special diet, are vegetarian, or vegan. I'm sorry.

  • Autres infos...

    Autres infos...

    I have to admit, there is not a lot to do around here in the way of nightlife. There is a museum, a few casinos, bars, a bowling alley, and plenty of restaurants. If you come with your own transportation, there are lots of places to explore, hike, relax. Our home is very quiet. It's very peaceful here.
    Nearby, within an hour or so drive is the Tecopa Hot Springs, Death Valley National Park, China Ranch, The Ski Lodge on Mount Charleston, The Amargosa Opera House, Zabriskie Point, Dante's View, Red Rock Canyon National Park, Calico Basin, Hoover Dam,and of course Fabulous Las Vegas.
    We don't smoke, drink, or take drugs, and don't allow them on our property.
    We have cats and a dog in our home. If you don't like animals, or if you have allergies, this is NOT the place for you.

  • Informations complémentaires

    Informations complémentaires

    • Accès Internet

    • Accès Internet limité

      Accès Internet limité

    • Nous avons des animaux

    • Nous sommes fumeurs

  • Combien de volontaires pouvez-vous accueillir ?

    Combien de volontaires pouvez-vous accueillir ?

    Deux

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    Nombre d'heures attendues

    4 hours a day, 5 days a week. Per Person.

Checking out the snow
Amargosa Opera House
Calico Basin
WOW!
one small section of Zabriskie Point
beautiful desert cactus
a double rainbow
Sunflowers at Sunset
China Ranch
baby chicks
Calico basin
Calico Basin
Hand made goat milk soap
lots of sweet grapes
colorful eggs from the ladies.
Many different kinds of tomatoes
fresh bread made here
We have gorgeous sunsets
Ash Meadows
spring blossoms
plum blossoms
lots of pomegranates
a small part of the garden

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Échange culturel: (4.5)

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