YURT: Year-round Universal Recreational Tent
Douglas County Parks has 2 YURTS located in Whistler's Bend Park which is
13 miles east of Roseburg via Highway 138, then go 2 miles north
on Whistler's Park Road.
- It is a circular domed tent with a plywood floor, electricity
and a framed-in lockable wooden door for privacy and security.
- A YURT combines the security of a structure with the informality
- It measures 16 feet in diameter and has a 20 foot high ceiling.
- It is furnished with a bunk bed that sleeps three, a futon that
sleeps two. Other furnishings include a coffee table, electric
heater and indoor lighting. Bedding is not provided.
HOW TO RESERVE:
YURTS may be reserved anywhere from 24 hours to 11 months in
advance by calling 541-957-7001. Monday through Friday, 10:00am.-2:00pm or online.
WHAT TO BRING:
Sleeping bags and other bedding
Cooking and eating utensils
Axe or Hatchet
To cancel your reservations call park headquarters at 541-957-7001. To receive a refund of the first night
you must call one week prior to arrival date.
The rate is $35.00 per night. There is a $10 nonrefundable
reservation fee. VISA & Mastercard are accepted.
CHECK-IN TIME/CHECK-OUT TIME:
Check-in time is 2:30 p.m.
Check-out time is 11:00 a.m.
Capacity: sleeps 8
Each YURT has a fire ring and picnic table. There are hot showers
and flush restrooms nearby.
Pets, cooking and smoking are not permitted inside the YURT.
YURTS are situated on a slope above the campground and offer a panoramic
view of the North Umpqua River.
Douglas County Park Rules
Whistler's Bend Park Map