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Sophia and Scott traveled from Florida to elope at Rattlesnake Lake, one of Washington State’s most iconic locations! These middle school sweethearts had visited Washington in the past and fell in love with it, even in the winter! With a small group of family and friends, Sophia & Scott got married in early March–They squeaked […]

Rattlesnake Lake Sunrise Elopement | Washington State

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After months of Covid-19 postponements and cancellations, this sunset elopement at Artist Point was exactly what I needed! Hanging out with Tiffany & Scott (and a bad ass team of vendors) felt like hanging out with old friends all day! We laughed more in one day than I had all summer! Tiffany & Scott didn’t […]

Artist Point Sunset Elopement | Mount Baker

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Brittany & Eric reached out about a month before their Olympic National Park elopement–Like so many this year, their original wedding plans were disrupted by Covid-19. They traded the tropical rain forest of Costa Rica for the temperate rain forest of Washington, which was what they really wanted from the get-go! Brittany wasn’t that outdoorsy […]

Washington Coast Elopement | Olympic National Park

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This page contains affiliate links. We may receive a commission for purchases made through some of the links below. Thank you for following along and supporting our small business! Happy Holidays! This gift guide for adventurers & travel lovers includes an assortment of products and brands we love (most that we own ourselves)! Choose from […]

Holiday Gift Guide for Adventurers & Travel Lovers

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When planning an outdoor elopement and/or adventure wedding, there is always a risk of inclement weather! You can control a lot of things while planning an elopement but unfortunately, Mother Nature is not one of them. That’s okay–“Perfect” conditions can be overrated anyway! Many people don’t know that overcast weather (very common in the Pacific […]

Elopement Planning | 5 Epic Photos That Prove Bad Weather Can Be So Good

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Do you need a permit for your Washington National Park elopement? The short answer is YES! Mount Rainier, Olympic and North Cascades National Parks all vary in size, the amount of visitors they see each year and the natural and cultural resources they protect. For that reason, each park sets its own special use permit […]

Washington National Park Elopement | How to Get a Special Use Permit

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We’ve been planning elopements & intimate weddings at Airbnbs for years now! An Airbnb can make for an amazing intimate wedding “venue”! This type of wedding used to be for our non-traditional couples. The Airbnbs served as basecamps for their adventurous ceremonies or as secluded places to gather with their closest friends and family! However, […]

Intimate Airbnb wedding ceremony overlooking Howe Sound

Airbnb Wedding | Important Planning Tips

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Before we were even engaged, we had decided we would get married in Scotland. We didn’t know the plan past that but we always knew we wanted something intimate and adventurous! We both love to travel and had been trying to force that love on our families more. Both of our families are Scottish (MacPherson […]

Bride and groom walking cliffside on Whidbey Island in Washington

Our Wedding During Corona Virus | Isle of Whidbey

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Jordan and Emily ditched their original plan for a big wedding in Dallas and opted for a mountain elopement in their new home, the PNW! They decided that they wanted the day to be simple and intimate, with the focus on them. Since they didn’t know the area well yet, they gave me full reign […]

Alpine Lakes High Camp Elopement | Jordan & Emily

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Elopements & adventure weddings have become increasingly popular, adding to the tens of millions of people that visit our public lands each year. The majority of people never intend to do harm but our presence can certainly take a toll. These areas suffer from litter, animals have become too comfortable with humans and trails have […]

Leave No Trace | An Adventure Wedding Guide