All Year: *Summer of 2020*
Area (ha): 15 Acres
Category: Organic Farmstay
Host ID: 58715
Region: BC, South Eastern
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Last Updated: April 7, 2020
Are You Interested in a Work & Stay Volunteer position?
Do You Want to Ride Horses Daily, on lovely mountain trails with beautiful views in BC?
The position for the 2020 Season,
I am accepting applications.
The Position is from June - Sept 15th 2020
Experience riding horses required,
please message me for more info.
Volunteer position, 18+ yrs exchange for free room and board. No special diet please
free WIFI on a small ranch in Salmon Arm, BC Canada.
Experience our Canadian lifestyle, riding and working with horses!
This is a great opportunity for resume enrichment.
No cash compensation is available
The Season is June to Sept 15th, 2020
No Short-Term Stay, minimum 2 - 3 months or more, please it works best for my horses.
Horse handling, western riding, some minor fencing.
Seeking personable, mature help.
Flexibility and willing to help, experience with horses is mandatory.
* Handle horses, western riding
* Grooming, tacking/untacking, feeding and maintenance
* Assisting with guided trail rides
* Help with pre-trip riding lesson and several trail rides per day
* Saddle and equipment maintenance
* Round pen minor clean up
* No Stalls to Muck
General volunteer, opportunities available as well.
This includes helping out with housekeeping, some cooking or baking,
also helping out on the farm and trail maintenance.
Some help watering small gardens flowers & roses, ride on lawn mowing and more.
We have a small garden of fresh vegetables, strawberry and fruit trees, 2 dogs, 1 cat.
Daily horse handling, grooming, assist in tacking/untacking horses,
organize and keep tack room clean, mow lawns on the yard.
This job requires someone who is dedicated to their work and loves the outdoors.
Have a passion for horses and other animals?
Most weeks may consist of long days, many hours, late evenings and weekends.
Salmon Arm is a four-season tourist destination,
has always maintained the spirit of a small agricultural town with community-minded residents
Comment from Volunteer in 2015
"I moved from England to British Colombia for a year in 2015
and spent my summer with Lois at High Country Trail Rides.
The horses are amazing, the scenery is beautiful around Salmon Arm and
Lois is not only lovely to work with but she became like a second mum to me during my time there.
She and her wonderful family took me in with open arms.
I would highly recommend it to anyone who wants to spend the summer
being a cowgirl with a welcoming Canadian family!"