Volunteer at Hacienda Hughes Earthship Haven in the USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

Colorado, Futurity, volunteer project, earthship, permaculture, farm, food and accommodation, exchange
Help finish an Earthship, near Futurity Colorado

Hacienda Hughes Earthship Haven volunteer exchange โ€“ I don’t answer the phone unless I know who it is, so at first text. You are welcome to come out.ย Tasks & plans โ€“ย Planting in the garden, making soil, cutting down dead trees, permaculture, aquaculture, food forest, making stairs, laying pavers with flagstone designs in them, building a chicken coop with tires and bottles, making cement, mortar for brick and block, carrying buckets of sand and aggregate, painting, cleaning, fixing, stucco, Adobe, digging holes, pounding 5 tires, digging and making dirt. Help finish an Earthship, near Futurity Colorado. Tile a Mosaic Earth and Moon, arts and crafts, aquaponics, cleaning, organizing, building a BBQ, and water filtration system. Working on a permaculture forest, planting non-GMO food, and a chicken coop (earthship cordwood design. Solar oven, propane grill, refrigerator and gas stove on site).

What type of host are you? ๐Ÿก

Private/Individual/family

What are you looking for help with?
  • Building ๐Ÿ› 
  • Cleaning ๐Ÿงน
  • Farming/Gardening ๐ŸŒฟ๐Ÿ„
  • General Help ๐Ÿ’โ€โ™€๏ธ
What’s the mission of your community? ๐ŸŽฏ

Get some work done, eat, have fun, enjoy life, and sleep. Repeat.

Volunteers’ age restrictions ๐Ÿ”ž

We can host volunteers of all ages (senior volunteers and minors are welcome) ๐Ÿ’ช

How many volunteers could you host? ๐ŸŽŽ

I can host groups of volunteers

When would you need volunteers? ๐Ÿ“…

May 15 through December 1

How many hours of help per day? โฑ

4-5 hours of help per day

How many days of help per week? ๐ŸŒ’

5 days per week – 2 days off

Are accommodation and food included? ๐Ÿ ๐Ÿœ

Yes, we offer food and accommodation

Food will be provided.ย We do community kitchen everyone help with cooking and cleaning.

What type of accommodation can you provide? ๐Ÿ•
  • Dormitory/shared rooms ๐Ÿ›Œ
  • Private Room ๐Ÿ”‘
  • Tent ๐ŸŽช

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 getting dirty and your own personal items. But we do have extra stuff if you are travelling light.

Diet – nutrition information ๐Ÿฅ—๐Ÿฅค

Vegetarian, everything.

Fees transparency ๐Ÿ†“๐Ÿ”

None, unless you have millions of dollars then I need a new truck

VISA – could you provide Visa support/info/invitation letters? ๐Ÿ›‚

No! we cannot help with Visa/invitation letters – similar requests will be ignored. โŒ

Volunteers’ benefits at Hacienda Hughes Earthship Haven ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ…

I will teach most aspects of Earthship design. Tell you what I did wrong and right. Completely teach you everything you need to do a specific task. Plenty of knowledge in the over 10,000 books in the library.

What to do in your free time ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿšฃ๐Ÿฆ’

Hiking, reading, board games, enjoying the view, mosaic tile, exploring. River rafting and hot springs if you have money. The Weather is at 10,400 feet so bring warm clothes but also a swimming suit for hot springs, creeks, rivers and a few ponds. The 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.

Language ๐Ÿ—ฃ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

English

How to get to your site โœˆ ๐Ÿ—บ
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 4×4 vehicles can make it to the property.

Bus to Buena Vista Colorado. I pick up in Buena Vista or people have walked, hitchhiked, rode bicycles, drove, dropped off.

Is there internet access? ๐ŸŒ

No, we don’t have WIFI


CONTACT DETAILS ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ“ง


To obtain the contact information for volunteering at Hacienda Hughes Earthship Haven, please send an email to voluntouring.freelist@gmail.com with the subject line “Hacienda Hughes Earthship Haven” and include a brief introduction about yourself. We assure you that you will receive a prompt response.

Thank you for your interest, and we look forward to hearing from you soon.


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