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 […]

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, […]

20 Jan 2021

Yurt Questions Answered: The Hot and Cold of it

By |2021-01-28T15:44:01-07:00January 20th, 2021|

“How do you heat a yurt?”

“Aren’t they hot in the summer?”

These are some of the most common questions we hear from our customers. It makes sense: the idea of yurt living is new to many people.

Note: all of these tips assume you have our insulation package, an […]

18 Aug 2020

Yurt Questions Answered: Who Pitches My Yurt?

By |2022-01-17T13:57:33-07:00August 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 […]