This is a yurt at the Umpqua Lighthouse State Park in Oregon. (AP)
Yurts at Cape Lookout State Park on a stormy day in January. (AP)
A manager for Oregon state parks decided to build yurts as places for people to camp in their parks. (AP)
Yurts are mostly used by people who live in tent on big plains, like in Mongolia.
The inside of a traditional yurt.
Do you camp in a tent, cabin, or an RV? Oregon’s state parks have yurts.
Round yurts keep rain and wind out. People can use yurts all year long. It is good for parks to have campers.