The yurt is the traditional dwelling of nomads from Central Asia. Made to resist extreme climates, this circular shape abode has five basic elements: lattice walls, roof beams, a roof ring, a door, and a felt and hide covering. Since the 13th century, yurts have been used by nomadic horse herders as portable homes.

Yurts are available in the following national parks:

What's included

  • Accommodates: 4-5 depending on the site and if there are children
  • Number of beds: 3
  • Lighting: Site specific
  • Heated: Yes

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