As spring approaches the urgency to decide on what semi-permanent shelter I want to build increases.
I have had many suggestions forwarded, many thoughts cross my mind, and many Internet searches sifted through. Just some of these:
All have pros and cons.....but what I have landed on is a kolarkoja. Very similar structures are listed as torvkåta.
I'm not entirely sure I can do justice to the pronunciation of either....so I'm going to call my new home a koala. Cute, cuddly, awesome.
From google images:
It blends into the surroundings, has a wood stove, natural insulation, and it super cute. The only issue I've seen is that they don't seem to have windows....but I'm sure I can figure that one out.
There are far fewer pictures of the inside of these shelters but here are a couple I found:
I am super excited to start this project.
It is gonna be AWESOME!