The WWOOF Wagon Trail



Introduction
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route
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Introduction

A journey across Europe in an 1900 fully restored, gypsy, horse drawn bow top wagon, two cob horses,
backup vehicle and horse box. We will be stopping periodically for a couple of days
in towns and villages on route where performances will be given from the crew.
acoustic music, soft drums, singing, fire dancing, fire breathing,
and fire walking. Also art and crafts will be sold once a month to help with costs of food and expenses. We will also be stopping at WWOOF Farms across Europe and on route we will be promoting volunteering.

crew

A crew of 12 is being sought at present, we have five of these lucky members and we are looking for the other 7. The applicants must have relevant travel experience, skills with horses would be an advantage, language skills, also skills in performance arts, arts and craft, acoustic music, soft drums, singing, fire dancing, fire breathing, and fire walking would be an advantage. Anyone with any of these skills and travel experience please contact us if you have the time and would love the experience. A minimum of 6 crew must be with the wagon at all times. A list of current crew members and details of when they are going to be on the Green Wagon Trail will be on this website soon. We welcome any application from any experienced traveler and horse person for this trip who can give at least one month travel to the trip.

Costs

The trip will have expenses so all crew will have to contribute to the cost of this trip to cover travel expenses, food and accommodation. The cost per month for each crew member is 200 pounds per month or 2000 pounds per the year, not too much for the experience. The expenses so far are detailed below, these cost are approximate at present and not all costs are detailed. Look forward to hearing from all who can help with equipment and their time. A list of equipment needed is below. Purchase of horse 3000 uk pounds
Horse box 3000
12months, wagon hire 2000
Food for the horse ?looking into cost at present
Insurance for the trip ?looking into cost at present
Food for the crew ?approx will be calculated
petrol for the trip 400 pounds, approx
ferry cost for crossing 700 pounds, depends on route
Insurance for vehicle 1500 pounds, per year
approx cost at present is 10,600 uk pounds
Kindest regards
Catz

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Contact

If you would like to get involved, email: or phone Catriona on 00359 (0) 888 518 578

Route

Click here for The
maps of the route
. This is a provisional route and could be changed. It attempts to avoid major roads and junctions as far as possible.

Sponsors

CROP foundation
WWOOF Bulgaria
Green City Wholefoods
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