9 Jul 2021

Colorado Yurt Company: Yurt, Tipi, or Tent?

By |2021-07-09T14:03:08-06:00July 9th, 2021|

Are you a yurt person? A tipi person? A tent person? Maybe you’re all three, but want to understand the best use for each of them. Colorado Yurt Company is one of only a few companies with multiple choices for rugged, hand-crafted outdoor structures. Our three unique options have various features […]

11 Jun 2021

Colorado Yurt Company: Gently Used Tipis Create Community Connections

By |2021-06-11T12:21:00-06:00June 11th, 2021|

In early spring of 2020, our company had the opportunity to buy back a group of tipis that we made and had been used at a major music festival. At the time, we thought we’d just send them off to new homes for budget-conscious customers. Little did we know the variety of uses we’d get […]

17 May 2021

Colorado Yurt Company: Forty-five Years Ago

By |2021-05-17T09:24:31-06:00May 17th, 2021|

In 1976, a couple of young lovers built a tipi to live in. They were in the mountains of Colorado, and had dreams of living close to each other and close to nature. Dan and Emma Kigar had no idea what that simple and hopeful act would create. They sewed their lodge, harvested the poles, […]

18 Aug 2020

Yurt Questions Answered: Who Pitches My Yurt?

By |2021-04-17T09:08:31-06:00August 18th, 2020|

You want to buy a yurt. You love the look, the feel, the space, the image. You have a spot picked out and you’re savvy enough to build your platform – or you’ve hired a contractor. But, you wonder… Who is going to set this thing up? Is it a daunting […]

24 Apr 2020

Colorado Yurt Company Safety & Back-to-Work Products

By |2020-08-04T13:07:14-06:00April 24th, 2020|

Our day to day lives and business changed dramatically in mid-March.

Here in Colorado, the governor issued the stay-at-home order on March 26. In anticipation of the order, we were developing prototypes for various safety products and beginning to produce them. We adopted enhanced cleaning/sanitation policies, added PPE for employees, installed safety curtains throughout our facility […]