h53001

Member for
2 years

Hokkaido

Hokkaido

yakumo village

八雲町

  • Vegetable Farm
  • Vegetable Gardens
  • Place for Physically Disable Persons
  • Place for Intellectually Disabled Persons
  • Sightseeing Business
  • Farm Inn, Backpackers Lodge, Etc.
  • Farm Restaurant, Farm Cafe
  • Restaurant
  • A Baker
  • A Sweets Producer

  • Knowledge of General Farming
  • Vegetable Farming
  • Flower Farming
  • Supporting Handicapped People
  • Opportunities to Study Japanese
  • Opportunities to Study English
  • Baking Bread
  • Making Soba noodles
  • How to Cook Generally
  • Roadside Store Selling Food Directly to the Public
  • Walking to Enjoy Nature
  • Hot Spring
  • General Japanese Family

About half organic

Not Applicable

We have an organic attitude of sorts, but we do not go out of our way to be organic or alternative, rather, we do what suits us at the time

  • We cook mainly Japanese meals
  • We usually cook homemade meals

When we have a party or an event, we might drink with WWOOFers but these occasions are not so often

Yes, at designated location

  • In the town
  • On a small street

Our home and our workplace are situated at different places and the atmosphere stated pertains to our home

  • Typical Residential Home

10

25

15

5

No

No

  • Almost All Year Round

  • Both Short Period and Long Period Welcome

Up to Two

5 to 20

  • 2 friend WWOOFers of the same gender
  • 2 friend WWOOFers of different gender
  • A group of friends WWOOFing together
  • A couple who are WWOOFing together
  • A wife and husband couple
  • Siblings WWOOFing together

Depends on the situation

  • No conditions. If we do not have other WWOOFers or other WWOOFer reservations, we welcome all WWOOFers
  • Any gender
  • WWOOFers of any age
  • WWOOFers who like nature
  • WWOOFers who are interested in living in a rural area
  • WWOOFers who can cook
  • WWOOFers who can clean rooms
  • WWOOFers who can understand and deal with handicapped people
  • WWOOFers who can talk to people well and serve our customers and guests well
  • Active WWOOFers
  • Cheerful WWOOFers
  • WWOOFers who like talking to people
  • Responsible WWOOFers
  • Independent WWOOFers
  • WWOOFers who have aspirations
  • WWOOFers who can be cooperative
  • WWOOFers who can undertake activities without supervision
  • WWOOFers who can drive manual cars
  • WWOOFers who can drive automatic cars
  • WWOOFers who can drive manual & automatic cars
  • WWOOFers who have a will to learn the native language(s)
  • Healthy WWOOFers
  • WWOOFers who like classical music
  • WWOOFers who like pop music
  • WWOOFers who like local folk music

  • General farming
  • Weeding
  • Gathering grass
  • Seeding
  • Planting seedlings in the ground
  • Harvesting
  • Watering
  • Shipping goods
  • Packing
  • Cleaning
  • Cooking
  • Washing the dishes
  • General housework
  • Helping with shop activities
  • Helping attending to customers in a shop
  • Washing
  • General living and accommodation related activities
  • Shoveling snow
  • Helping at events

Usually 6 hours or less a day

  • One room for two WWOOFers

  • With other WWOOFers, trainees, etc.

Ask us when contacting us

Yes, at a designated location

  • Yes, but it is limited

Yes

It depends on the activities we are doing at our place at the time, however, we usually have time to communicate with WWOOFers

  • WWOOFers do not need to speak Japanese now but they have to have a will to learn Japanese
  • No, WWOOFers do not need to speak Japanese if they speak English

  • Japanese

札幌市から3時間、函館市から1時間半の場所に位置する北海道道南、八雲町。
太平洋と日本海、日本で唯一二つの海を持つ町でもあり木彫り熊、バター飴の発祥地であり、ふたつの海から水揚げされる様々な海の幸をはじめ、北海道でも有数の酪農地帯で乳畜産製品や畑作物など山の幸も豊富で、温泉郷でもある町です。朝日や日の出も綺麗で、夜空に輝く無数の星も見られます。約100年前の銭湯をリノベーションしたゲストハウスとレストランを運営しているのと同時に第一次産業を絡めた観光のPRも行っています。ゲストハウスでは、世界中から来るお客さんとの交流もできますし、ツアーを一緒に作ったり、ゲストハウスの運営についても学べます。レストラン(昔の銭湯の雰囲気を感じながら食事ができる珍しいレストランです)プロのシェフの方が振る舞う地産地消にこだわった、様々なメニューがあり、料理が好きな方は調理方法を学べたり、食べるのが好きな方はレストランのメニュー開発にも参加できたりします。観光PRについては、八雲町の魅力を世界に広める為のイベント作りや国内、外のツアー会社、学校と提携したりと様々な事に取り組んでおりますので、
興味のある方はどんどん参加していただきたいです。
主な作業内容としては、(多少の変動あり)
畑作業・ゲストハウス業務全般・レストラン業務全般・イベント行事のサポート・地場商品のPRと商品開発等。地域の内外の人たちと力を合わせて、八雲町の活性化につなげ、より良い地域作りにお力添え頂ければ幸いです。

YAKUMO town is 3 hours from Sapporo city,1-hour half from Hakodate city.
We able to get really fresh seafood from different 2 kind of sea (The Sea of Japan and Pacific Ocean) also mountain vegetable, field crop, fresh milk, cheese, etc.,,,.
We have lots of hot springs and you can see perfect starry sky, beautiful sunrise and sunset as well. We’re running guesthouse and restaurant also we’re work in tourism promotion about YAKUMO town.Guesthouse→A wide variety of guests visit from all around the world.
You can have the opportunity to talk with guests of all different nationalities.
We can make local tour and you’ll may learn about management Guesthouse as well.

Restaurant→You can have the opportunity to make lots of recipes and we can make new menu together.if you interesting about tourism promotion/making new tour and some events you can join us!☆we need someone who can help us to /taking care of garden/ clean the restaurant and guesthouse as well/helping festival /making new menu as restaurant.
※sometimes change in schedule and plan.
We are looking forward to share our experience with you. So feel free to send message to us.
WE ARE ACCEPTING WWOOFers
コロナ禍ですが、なるべくヘルパーさん受け入れ中です!
We are always looking for helpers!!