Your Guide to Booking Yurts Near Yosemite National Park
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Originating in the Mongolian Steppes in Central Asia by nomadic groups, these round, tent-like structures were traditionally covered with animal skins. Yurts were perfect for these nomadic peoples because they are easily dismantled and carried to the next homesite. Modern yurts, albeit more stationary, have been catching on across the U.S. for years and are a great option for those who want to camp and be close to nature, yet don’t want to sacrifice a cozy bed and other creature comforts.
Modern yurts are often permanently built on wooden platforms and covered in canvas with wooden or metal framing. At its simplest, yurts include beds and a wood burning stove, but deluxe models often include a private bathroom, kitchen, and dining area. Yosemite yurts provide a unique and fun camping experience, without the inconveniences of.... Continue Reading at The Dyrt