Live and learn about Earthships, off grid living, gardening.

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Live and learn about Earthships, off grid living, gardening.

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  • DescriptionWe are till Thanksgiving 2021. We need Help to finish an Earthship, near Futurity Colorado. Which is near Buena Vista, Colorado. USA. Tile a Mosaic Earth and Moon, digging a septic tank, food forest, permaculture, laying flagstone, tile, Pavers, aquaponics, food forest, cleaning, organizing, building a BBQ, water filtration system. Working on a permaculture forest, planting non GMO`s food, a chicken coop(earthship cordwood design. Solar oven, propane grill, refrigerator and gas stove on site. Food will be provided. We do community kitchen everyone help with cooking and cleaning. Sleep in the house on futon bed, multiple couches or sleep in a hammock or tent camp during your visit. Materials to bring: Gloves, sunglasses, sun hat. Amenities to bring: great attitude sleeping bag and pad if wanting to camp, clothes you don`t mind ruining and your own personal items.
    Location: Futurity Colorado is near the end of County Road 185C near Buena Vista. The location is 1.5 miles southeast from there. Beyond Futurity (last 1 mile) 4x4 is required if driving. I have people park at Futurity if one does not have a 4x4. If flying then bus to Buena Vista can pick up there. With sufficient notice. The Weather is at 10,400 feet so bring warm clothes but also swimming suit for hot springs, creeks, rivers and a few ponds. Town of Buena Vista, Colorado is 20 miles away. I go to town once a week for supplies. Plus do excursions after work to enjoy life to the fullest.

    Location: Futurity Colorado is near the end of County Road 185C. The location is 1.5 miles southeast from there. Can pickup if arrangements in advance only. Only 4x4 vehicles can make it to the property.

    I will teach most aspects of Earthship designs. Tell you what I did wrong and right.
  • LocationUnited States, Colorado, Chaffee County, Hartsel

  • Work
  • Type of work Art project
    Building
    Cooking / Shopping
    Farmstay
    Gardening
    General maintenance
    Help in the house
    Help with eco project
    Other
  • Hours per day 5 hours a day, 5 days a week, 2 days off. Early mornings
  • Work requirements: Just a great enthusiasms to work and have fun.
  • Host's preferences
  • Availability: Send a message to inquire.
  • Duration of stay: 7 days - 6 months
  • Maximum number of helpers: 4
  • Last minute requests: Okay
  • Host
  • Languages:English, some english
  • Has pets? One friendly old Rottweiler dog. A lab-hound mix dog. They are the love of my life.
  • Smokes at home? No
  • Accommodation: Multiple places to sleep. A futon I'm one room, couch in living room, upstairs a blow up mattress, couch in library, hammock inside or out, or tent anywhere on property or in national Forest.
  • Additional info
  • Have a place to shower etc, free back to basic food,. We work five hours a day five days a week two days off. Everyone helps with cooking and cleaning. Have multiple jobs so plenty to learn. No matter your diet we help each other out. We don't provide pop, energy drinks, junk food, etc.