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Yurts by Bob "Survivor" Crowley
Date: 2/17/2014 Album ID: 1766791
Photos by Gordon Chibroski
He and family built yurts on their property of over a hundred acres in Durham to rent out to tourists.
Bob Crowley, right, well known from the Survivor TV show, and family , John, upper left, and Peggy, as well as Hawsepiper, one of their two dogs, prepare to head out to the first of several yurts they are erecting on their property in Durham.


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Bob Crowley, well known from the Survivor TV show, and family have finished the first of several yurts they are providing for visitors to their outdoor property in Durham. This is the entrance to the property near the Durham/Pownal line.


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Sitting at the dining table in the yurt, Bob Crowley, well known from the Survivor TV show, tells anecdotes about the first visitors to stay in the first of several yurts they are erecting on their property in Durham.


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Bob Crowley, well known from the Survivor TV show, and family show the first of several yurts they are erecting on their property in Durham.
This is the inside with the interesting and unique wall and roofing system.

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The interior is round and provides more space than imagined, with bunks for sleeping and other furniture placed around the perimeter of the interior of the yurt built by Bob Crowley, well known from the Survivor TV show, and family on their property in Durham.


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With all the essential amenities along the wall in the round, it leaves plenty of space in the middle for activities in this yurt built by Bob Crowley, well known from the Survivor TV show, and his family on their property in Durham.


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Bob Crowley, well known from the Survivor TV show, and family show the first of several yurts they are erecting on their property in Durham.
One of the unique features that distinguish the yurt is the roof and round skylight that opens to allow air to refresh inside the structure.


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Son, John Crowley, left, and Bob Crowley, well known from the Survivor TV show, discuss the history and their modifications to the yurt they build on their property in Durham.


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Bob Crowley, well known from the Survivor TV show, and family show the first of several yurts he and his family are erecting on their property in Durham. He shows some of the special details they have devised to give it a more rustic decor like the curtains on the bunk beds hung on wooden branches they cut on their property to give privacy to the visitors..


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Peggy Crowley makes hot chocolate for her guests on the well appointed amenities in the kitchen as Bob Crowley, well known from the Survivor TV show, and family show the first of several yurts they are erecting on their property in Durham.


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Surrounded by snow banks and interesting items from the Maine woods, this yurt built by Bob Crowley, well known from the Survivor TV show, and family is nestled in a remote wooded area on the property. Inside has more space than expected when approaching the yurt from the outside and is toasty warm inside with the wood stove. However, no running water or electricity.


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The well appointed outhouse is just outside the custom door to the yurt built by Bob Crowley, well known from the Survivor TV show, and family on their property in Durham. 


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