Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Chilcotin Holidays

The Wilderness Stewardship Foundation

My initial intention in coming to the ranch was to work for and learn from the activities of the WSF. Although my stay ended up consi...
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The Chicken, the egg or responsibility, what came first?

Of all my duties here at the ranch, one that embodies the lessons of responsibility I have learnt is the chickens. Initially I though...
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Tuesday, January 23, 2018

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Get independant and grow more self-confident

My name is Job and I am a 26 year old male who lives nearby Rotterdam in the Netherlands. I have studied computer science for my ba...
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Tuesday, January 2, 2018

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Fenja's leaving story

My name is Fenja, I am 24 years old and have my roots in Germany. In the meantime though, my heart got stuck in a different place, and tha...
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Tuesday, December 26, 2017

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A taste of freedom

Have you ever dreamt of being free, that your body entirely feels that sense of freedom with no limits? I have dreamt of th...
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Tuesday, December 19, 2017

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City life to the wilderness

A change from city life to the wildness. Why make the change? Going from the city life; 9 to 5 jobs, 24 hours shops, comfort and routine...
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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

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Reaching the top of the world

Being surrounded by nature and wildlife is the best way to learn more about yourself and your goals and purpose in life. He...
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Tuesday, December 5, 2017

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A survivor - Castle story

My name is C. I know the place very well and make sure everyone follow the rules. I'm a leader but not a big bully one...
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Tuesday, November 28, 2017

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The River Ride

After a couple of days at the ranch I got more comfortable around the horses and it was time for my first ride. I was quite...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

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Living at Chilcotin Holidays

In the city, there is a lot of noise, people are always busy, always running after the time without enjoying the day. It's hard to fin...
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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

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Teamwork

What is teamwork? There are several ways to define teamwork but why not think of it as the French do. The French language ha...
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Tuesday, November 7, 2017

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Being flexible and adaptable, the way of living

At the beginning of my day I was going for my Office stuff. I was ready at 6.40 am to start this sunny day with mailing and calling people...
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Thursday, October 19, 2017

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Still the New Horse

My name is Sorcerer, I've been at the ranch for the last 4 years and it still does not feel like home. I don't have...
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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

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The trail of life

British Colombia is famous for its amazing landscapes, mountains and wildlife. Personally, I’m a hiker. Not a professional one but I’m pra...
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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

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The Pow Wow: An immersion in a whole new world

The First Nations are the predominant Aboriginal peoples of Canada and for thousands of years have been in Canada and share their culture ...
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