Yurt Building Workshop

North Bay

Price: $225

Experience Hosted by Matt Larivee

24 hours or more • Hosted in English

What We’ll Do

Our 2 day group workshop is an inspiring experience. Working hands on with master yurt builder Mattimus you will work with the other participents to construct a complete 14 foot Yurt, you will learn the skills and gain the experience you need to construct your own yurt of any size and style.

Throughout the weekend you will learn traditional and modern styles of yurt construction taking you through 4000 years of yurt history. You do not need any pre-exisiting skills or experience to participate in this wonderful weekend workshop.

Workshop Dates: August 11th & 12th 2022

Accomodations: Contact us to check the availability of our Yurts or pitch a tent on site.
$50 deposit required to hold your spot – SPACE IS LIMITED

Contact us to register and secure your spot!!

Experience Setting

Foxfire Heritage Farm

What to Bring

Appropriate clothing. Accommodations if not booking at Foxfire. Meals, snacks and beverages.

What’s Included

All materials to perform workshop.

Environmental Features

Mainly flat or levelled ground

Other Details


24 hours or more


Age 12+

Skill Level


Activity Level


Maximum Number of Guests


Meet your host, Matt Larivee

Foxfire Heritage Farm is a small farm dedicated dedicated to the preservation of endangered heritage breed animals, traditional skills and lifestyle through sustainable practices. Owner Matt Larivee is a passionate individual focused on bettering the earth around him. In 2021, Matt won the Northern Spark Tourism Award and was a panelist at the 2022 Canador College Sustainability Summit.