Help finish an Earthship, near Futurity Colorado
Hacienda Hughes Earthship Haven volunteer exchange –We are from May 15th 2023 and go-to Thanksgiving 2023. I don’t answer the phone unless I know who it is, so at first text. Your welcome to come out.
Tasks & plans
Planting in 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? 🏡
What are you looking for help with?
- Building 🛠
- Cleaning 🧹
- Farming/Gardening 🌿🐄
- General Help 💁♀️
What’s the mission of your community? 🎯
Get some work done, eat, have fun, enjoy life, and sleep. Repeat.
Volunteers’ age restrictions 🔞
We can host volunteers of all ages (senior volunteers and minors are welcome) 💪
How many volunteers could you host? 🎎
I can host groups of volunteers
When would you need volunteers? 📅
May 15 through December 1, 2023
How many hours of help per day? ⏱
4-5 hours of help per day
How many days of help per week? 🌒
5 days per week – 2 days off
Are accommodation and food included? 🏠🍜
Yes, we offer food and accommodation
Food will be provided. We do community kitchen everyone help with cooking and cleaning.
What type of accommodation can you provide? 🏕
- Dormitory/shared rooms 🛌
- Private Room 🔑
- Tent 🎪
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 🥗🥤
Fees transparency 🆓🔍
None, unless you have millions of dollars then I need a new truck
VISA – could you provide Visa support/info/invitation letters? 🛂
No! we cannot help with Visa/invitation letters – similar requests will be ignored. ❌
Volunteers’ benefits at Hacienda Hughes Earthship Haven 🏆🏅
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 🚴🚣🦒
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.
How to get to your site ✈ 🗺
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? 🌐
No, we don’t have WIFI
CONTACT DETAILS 🔍📧
To receive the contact information for volunteering at Hacienda Hughes Earthship Haven, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Hacienda Hughes Earthship Haven” You will receive a response promptly.
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