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Colorado Yurt Company Customer Stories: Mountain Valley Retreat

The movie and best-selling book, “Wild”, detailed one woman’s journey along the Pacific Coast Trail. The PCT goes from Mexico to Canada, crossing the array of scenic and wild places in California, Oregon and Washington. On the south end of … Continue reading

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Colorado Yurt Company: Looking Back on Another Great Year

2014 has been a year of great projects, milestones and continued growth.  As we come to the end of another year, we reflect on some of the wonderful things that happened in 2014. First- and most wonderful- there were baby … Continue reading

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Earthworks Tipi in Massachusetts: A Customer’s story

Three years ago, an artist friend built a tipi with her father. After a blissful summer of living in the tipi, Sarah needed a more long term home for it. I had smudged the tipi and did an ad-hoc pipe … Continue reading

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Colorado Yurt Company: Working Small AND Delivering Large

Colorado Yurt Company definitely qualifies as a small business. We have one location in Montrose, Colorado. We are family owned by Dan and Emma Kigar, who founded the company in 1976. Colorado Yurt Company employs about 30 people in four … Continue reading

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Yurts, Tipis and Tents: You Need to See Them for Yourself!

You’ve dreamed about it. You’ve studied the great photos on our website and Facebook page. You’ve thought about the perfect spot. You’ve talked to your friends about it. Now, maybe you should sleep on it. Or actually sleep in it. … Continue reading

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Service with a Smile: We design, deliver and install yurts, tipis and tents

We want your structure to be perfect for you, so we craft each one to your specifications. Did you know we also have several “extra” services available? Do you need engineering calculations or a site specific report for your building … Continue reading

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Year of the Yurt

We thought we’d be winding down as the weather got colder. It used to be that we had a busy time and a not-so-busy time. While we expect winter to be a bit quieter, it never slacks off like it … 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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