Are you our next volunteer? FAQs

Are you our next volunteer? FAQs

The European Wilderness Society is currently looking for another volunteer to start in Jan/Feb 2019. We’re excited to welcome another wolf into our pack, and put the call out on our website and social media. There’s been a lot of interest (hello to you all!) and we...
Excuse me whilst I mention the weather

Excuse me whilst I mention the weather

An Irish murder and Ukraine on the horizon. Week 10. 28th July – 3rd August As an English person, I’d like to open up here with talking about the weather. Because it is HOT in Tamsweg and I am delighted. We’re hitting the point where people are beginning to...
A Tale of Two Bike Rides

A Tale of Two Bike Rides

A race against Dutch legs and the magic of peanut butter ice cream. Week 9. 21st – 27th July Tamsweg is surround by miles of bike trails, glorious paths that take you through valleys, through mountains if you’re ambitious, and always through beautiful scenery....
Eat Sleep Wilderness Repeat

Eat Sleep Wilderness Repeat

Magic, mud and a market. Week 8. 14th – 20th July Slowing down A Sunday well spent brings a week of content. After time travel, zipping, exploring Vienna, and eating up miles of bike trails and paths around Tamsweg the last few weekends, I was actually looking...
Conversations with the mountains

Conversations with the mountains

If Nature could speak, what would it say? A conversation between myself and the Schwarzenberg (for reference this is the grumpy mountain I talk about here).   Schwarzenberg: I haven’t seen you this week, do you want to come over and hang out? Me: Sure, let me grab my...
A dose of time travel

A dose of time travel

Medieval festival, an unconventional workout and an electric fence. Week 7. 7th – 13th July Why I love my team Saturday was a case in point of why I love my team, and their wild spontaneity. I woke up to a text from Max asking if I wanted to join them on a trip...