Crabbing in Aberaeron

Crabbing in Aberaeron

Going crabbing in the evening in Aberaeron harbour has been our almost weekly summer event.   We've spent hours of fun catching the forgiving little nippers off the harbour wall.  Our... more

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Haymaking or BMX track

Making hay while the sun shines

Hay waiting to be baled or a BMX track?! This hot and dry weather means that hay and silage will be in short supply later it the year so my dad has cut the wildflower meadow around the yurts... more

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house raising 4

House raising

It's up... the frame of our new timber framed house! Over a beautiful sunny weekend back in May we were joined by a huge group of family and friends for the house raising of our new... more

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Tall ship in Aberaeron

Sea is only 20 minutes away!

Work stopped on building our new house this week as it was just TOO hot.  Instead, we have been zipping down to Aberaeron (only 20 minutes away!) in the evenings to jump in the sea and cool... more

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Nuthatch yurt in the sun

Solstice and summer availability

What a lovely couple of months of sun we've had and the forecast says its going to stay warm, sunny and dry for a while yet.  We've got some availability still for the summer and this coming... more

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daming at the yurt farm

A stream walk on our doorstep

There is a beautiful walk from the Yurt Farm down to a little stream that passes through the woods below.  I took my boys for a walk along it at the end of May to see the bluebells in full bloom... more

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Train Carriage holiday begins

Bright red Train Carriage

We've given the Train Carriage a fresh coat of post box red paint this year to freshen it up.  With all the trees in full leaf and flowers blooming, the yurt field is looking at its most... more

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Snowy Cambrian Mountains

Happy 2018

Happy New Year from all of us here at the Yurt Farm. December bought us a load of snow, perfect for sledging. It’s not every year we get as much snow as this so we made the most of it. So,... more

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Milling timber for our new house

House building begins

This summer we were super excited to finally begin building our new house.  Hooray! We are building a traditional timber framed house that we have designed ourselves.  Naturally, it is yurt... more

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Replenishing the woodstack

Stacking wood

The last couple of weeks has been spent replenishing the stack to keep you all warm in your yurts and train Carriage.  This big pile should be enough to last for the next two years.  It will... more

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