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Maine Forest Yurts is a 100 acre pond-side retreat owned and operated by the Crowley family who developed their property for the adventurous at heart. They wanted to offer a place to share their love of the Maine outdoors and their love of hosting and entertaining people. Thus, Maine Forest Yurts was born!

Articles and Videos about Maine Forest Yurts:

Maine Magazine: The Great Maine Glamping Guide

News Center Maine: Taking advantage of Maine’s outdoors this winter

News Center Maine: Winter glamping in yurts

Bangor Daily News: That time I accidentally went glamping

WGME: Maine’s New Winter Camping Craze

Only In Your State: The 10 Places You Should Go In Maine In 2017

Best of Maine: The 15 Coolest (and Most Unique) Hotels in Maine!

Only In Your State: This Glamping Retreat In Maine Is What Dreams Are Made Of

Business Insider: ‘Survivor’ winner opens ‘Glamping’ retreat 7 Off-The-Beaten-Path New England Vacation Ideas

Maine Magazine: Winter Camp

WCSH6: Maine Forest Yurts offers outdoor getaways

The Advertiser Democrat: Crowley brings yurts, and ‘Survivor,’ to Maine

Boston Magazine: A Guide to Glamping in New England

Press Herald: ‘Survivor’ winner’s new pursuit? Setting up yurt camps in forest

Bangor Daily News: ‘Survivor’ winner opens ‘glamorous camping’ retreat in lavish Durham yurt

Keep Me Current: ‘Survivor’ star has your yurt

Maine Today: Maine Forest Yurts Offers Dog-Friendly Camping 30 Minutes from Portland

Military Times: Yurts take camping to the next level 101 Things To Do – #84 Stay in a Yurt!

Youtube: Phamdamily – Maine Forest Yurts

About Bob



In 2008, Bob Crowley was selected to compete on the reality TV show Survivor: Gabon and 39 days later he was voted the oldest winner in the show’s history.

He also won the ‘Sprint Survivor of the Season’ which is voted by the fans for their favorite player. His knack for the outdoors and his wilderness survival skills allowed him to comfortably play the game of Survivor

After Bob retired from teaching high school physics for 25 years, he started Maine Forest Yurts, which offers individuals, couples, families and groups an eco-friendly, camping experience where guests can connect with nature in the Maine outdoors.

About_Bob_BookcoverIn 2009, with the help of his carpool friend David Ladd, Bob published his autobiography, Making Waves: The Stories of Maine’s Bob CrowleyPlease contact us if you would like to order a signed copy of Bob’s book! Cost is $15 plus s/h.

Learn more about Bob:

Wikipedia Page          CBS Early Show         Portland Press Herald     The Weekly Sentinel      Where Are They Now: The Winners of ‘Survivor’                                 

Youtube – Bob Crowley Survivor Gabon          Youtube – Survivor Gabon Finale       Youtube – Winner’s Edit      Youtube – Bob Crowley: Survivor Gabon                  

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