Guest Post: Phase One

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Today's post comes from Savannah, a new Rainier Yurt owner, who has started a blog to document her yurt raising. She originally published this post on her blog, riding yurty, and gave us permission to share it here. Savannah is building her yurt in beautiful rural Texas - I'm so excited to follow … [Read more...]

Guest Post: It Takes A Village To Build A Yurt

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Today's post comes from my new friend and new yurt dweller, Steven, who built the first yurt in his county with a building permit! Steven found out that he couldn't get his yurt off the ground alone - he had a great support team. Here's his story. *** I am sitting in my Rainier Yurt, a fire … [Read more...]

Yurt Survives Wildfire!

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I received a call from a concerned yurt owner yesterday. This Rainier Eagle Yurt customer had to vacate his yurt home due to a raging wildfire in the Utah wilderness! Unsure what to expect when he returned after the "all-clear", he came home to his yurt standing - unharmed.  A dirt road  … [Read more...]

Guest Post: Massage Sanctuary in a Rainier Yurt

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Today we have a guest post from Jennifer Rosendale, who uses a Rainier Yurt to house her massage practice, Avalon Yurt Sanctuary, and a meditation group. Her clients love the relaxing energy of the yurt, and Jennifer is truly enthusiastic about the space. Here’s her story. The Magic of a … [Read more...]

GUEST POST: There’s No Place Like Home

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I am often asked if I live in a yurt. And to be honest - it feels like I do! I spend so much time in our model yurts in our Yurt Village being "yurty." I clean them, I decorate them, I have a garden around the yurts, I host visitors every day of the week and... I spend all day on the phone … [Read more...]