Category Archives: About Colorado Yurt Company Product

Really? A $75,000 yurt?

I don’t know why—(maybe it’s because I like to think of my Prius as a Ferrari)—but those marketing geniuses at Neiman Marcus always send me their big-deal Christmas catalogue. You know the one, it offers things like vintage speedboats and … Continue reading

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Winter Stout Alpine Yurt at Monarch Mountain Ski Area

When Monarch Mountain needed a home for their Junior Mountain program, they called us at the Colorado Yurt Company. Monarch Mountain is an awesome family-oriented ski area that is about two hours from our shop in Montrose, CO. The mountain sits … Continue reading

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I Paint Tipis.

“You paint WHAT?!” Typical response. Whenever I tell someone about my job, they do a bit of a verbal double-take. Because, actually, my job is a bit unusual. I paint tipis. When I first took this job, I had done a … Continue reading

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Canvas tent, cheaper than an addition with many of the benefits.

My boss (and pal) Jennie has a Cimarron Platform Tent in her backyard.  The tent sits a mere ten yards from her lovely little home Montrose, CO. Montrose, as it happens, isn’t far from the mountains from which this line … Continue reading

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DYY (Do Your Yurt)

Yurts run the gamut from DIY (do-it-yourself) to pre-fab.  Most people who live in a yurt purchased a kit from a professional company. Recently though, I was looking at some pictures from a Colorado Yurt Company customer when hit me: all … Continue reading

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Yurt as Community Center

One stormy spring evening a few weeks ago, our display yurt played host to economic development officers from across Colorado.  Sandy Head, of the Montrose Economic Development Corporation, worked to bring her colleagues from around the state to Montrose for … Continue reading

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