International volunteers are invited to participate in various works in the municipality: demolition of an old building at the Pont d Espagne. removal of sheet metal roofing, framing and mortar; stone recovery on site for reuse. The work will be supervised by a technical leader.
Tent accommodation at Camping Meillon with access to locker rooms. A barnum will be installed with a gas stove, fridge, tables and chairs.
Cauterets is a municipality of 900 inhabitants, located in the department of Hautes-Pyrenees, in the region of Occitania. It is both a spa and a very dynamic winter sports resort and attracts many visitors in summer and winter. The village gives access to many hiking trails that lead to several natural tourist sites, such as Peguere, Lake Gaube, Petit Vignemale (3,032 m), the bridge of Spain, village on the side of mountains crossed by a waterfall or the small mountain of La Fruitiere.
The municipality of Cauterets welcomes a group of young international volunteers to participate in the enhancement of its area. Come and discover this dynamic town and its rich natural and historic heritage (former spa).
No special knowledge or competence is required for this camp, except being motivated, curious and loving work in group 3/Our association does not provide a car during the workcamp. 4/The living conditions are rudimentary: remember to bring a flashlight, cigarette lighter socket for charging mobile. 5/ European volunteers should bring their European health care card, and everybody must, in any case, BRING THEIR INSURANCE CERTIFICATE. If health issues on the camp, the volunteers will have to pay for it, and then get reimbursed once back in the home country. 6/ Do not forget to bring : a sleeping bag, warm clothes (a sweater and rain-coat), a bathing suit. For male volunteers : short pants are generally prohibited in the public swimming pools in France, please bring a bathing suit. For work : worn out clothes and strong shoes. Also take walking shoes. 7/ Your games, songbooks, cassettes, musical instruments and recipes, will be also welcome To make exchanges and encounters easier, please also bring photographs of your home, some postcards, small gifts. 8/ If you have your driving licence, please, take it with you (may be useful in some areas).