Rock Climbing Elopement Story

Chelsee + Tucker’s Two Day Rock Climbing Elopement + Ceremony with Guests Chelsee + Tucker got engaged last year while hiking an epic overview trail in Zion National Park. Chelsee soon found us at Adventure and Vow and the idea of their adventure elopement started to blossom. They love the red rocks and wanted to […]

Packwood Cabin Elopement

A soft moment between the couple holding each other close.

When planning Sam + Monica’s elopement this is what they stated for how they wanted their elopement day to be: “We want our wedding day to actually be about us and things that we love to do together. We want to be able to look back at our wedding day knowing we had the greatest […]

Yosemite Wedding

A couple reads their vows to each other during their Yosemite Wedding.

Adventurous Wedding in Yosemite National Park Michele + James are avid hikers and enjoy a big hiking trip together each year. After getting engaged on a big hike in Yosemite National Park. They knew they wanted to get married in this place which was already so special to them. They wanted to celebrate their union […]

Lake Crescent Elopement

Summer Elopement with Family at Lake Crescent Rylan and Claire love traveling to different national parks together and exploring the outdoors. They even got engaged during a hiking trip to Zion National Park! When it came to planning a wedding they knew they wanted to be outdoors and somewhere beautiful with diverse landscapes. They love […]

Megan + Alex’s Oregon Elopement

A couple stands under the milky way by a mountain.

Meg + Alex’s Elopement day among the Oregon mountains Meg and Alex decided to elope because they felt as though traditional weddings are more performative and impersonal, and invite a lot of unnecessary stress into what should be a happy and calming event. It was important to them to be able to enjoy their day […]

Orcas Island Adventure Wedding

a couple stand in front of a seaplane. he wears a blue suit; she wears a white dress and sunglasses. a snowy mountain is in the background.

Allison + Brittley’s Adventure packed Island Elopement Allison + Brittley decided to elope in Washington because they wanted to get married somewhere that embodied their love for travel but that wasn’t too far away from their home in San Fransisco. It was also important to them to pick a place they could go back to […]

Sunrise to Sunset Elopement with Family and Friends in Sedona

a dip kiss between a bride and groom.

Why did they choose to elope in Sedona? Emily + Andrew truly planned an elopement day that was authentic to them. They had found us on Instagram through one of their past coworkers, Jess and Tyler who eloped with us the year before. Upon seeing their photos and hearing about their experience, they knew right […]

Sedona Adventurous Wedding

Full Day Elopement with Family in Sedona, Arizona on an Off Road Adventure w/ Romantic Dinner Cassie and Tyler met each other in Kentucky when Cassie was doing her masters and happened to go into the bar that Tyler owned on a night typically wouldn’t be working. And from there, it all began. As they […]

Puerto Rico Elopement in El Yunque National Forest

the groom and bride hold each other above the waterfall.

Back story + planning the elopement in Puerto Rico Samantha + Troy were recommended to us by one of our past couple’s that eloped in Sedona and with us being brought together, life could just not align better! When Samantha + Troy contacted us they knew exactly what they wanted, an elopement in Puerto Rico […]

Lake Powell Elopement – a multi-day celebration

Slot Canyon Wedding

Lake Powell Adventure Wedding and Sedona Intimate Elopement Ceremony Kari and Eric have traveled all over the US and outside of the US together. When it came time to plan their elopement, they wanted to pick somewhere that they had not been to together yet for new memories. Kari is a large event planner, so […]

Horseshoe Bend Elopement | Kayaking + Off Road Adventure Wedding

Kahla + Ben Arizona Elopement from Sedona to Page and back! Kayla has been one of my best friend since early on during my freshman year of high school. Her and her now husband, Ben, live in Atlanta and they came out to see Bill and I in Arizona shortly before they got engaged. During […]

Taylor + Jay’s Sedona Elopement

Jay + Taylor off road adventure wedding in Sedona, Arizona These two met each other when they were in high school and while they each sparked each other’s attention, it wasn’t until years later they would go on their first day. When that day finally came to be, it was the best first date either […]

Mount Rainier Sunrise Adventure + Sunset Ceremony with family

Lindsey + Preston’s Mount Rainier Elopement Day Sunrise to Sunset We absolutely love Mt. Rainier National Park. It has big beautiful trees, rushing rivers, powerful waterfalls, abundant snow capped peaks, and wildflowers that take turns blooming all around the mountain! Lindsey and Preston originally were set to elope in the Sedona area, but due to […]

Olympic National Park Elopement from the Brides Perspective!

Our last blog was a Sedona elopement from the bride’s perspective, but I could not leave out an elopement story told this way in the Pacific Northwest as well! Luckily, another one of our 2021 brides offered to write her version of their elopement day in Olympic National Park this past summer. I am so […]

Sedona Elopement from the Bride’s Perspective

Sedona Elopement as told by the Bride + Photographer! For years now I have written some of our couple’s elopement stories on our blog. Recently I was talking with one of my first brides, who actually became one of my best friends, about our own elopement day. She said we should write out our story […]

Full Day Olympic National Park Elopement

Olympic National Park Elopement from the mountains to the coast Jackie and Ryan traveled from the East Coast to the West coast for a Pacific Northwest elopement in Olympic National Park. These two decided to elope for many reasons, they wanted a stress free day where they could connect and even get out of their […]

Wonderland Trail Elopement in Mount Rainier

Backpacking Wonderland Trail Elopement in Mount Rainier National Park Your very own adventure elopement team has eloped! We are so excited to share our Mount Rainier elopement story with you in this blog post! Why we eloped on the Wonderland Trial I remember when Bill and I first started talking to each other, he asked […]

Family Leavenworth Elopement in the Washington Mountains

Family Leavenworth Elopement in the Washington Mountains Bill and I met Kayla and Blake in Mount Rainier National Park for their engagement session last summer. It was their first hike in the park and it definitely did not disappoint. They had planned a small wedding in a barn local to where they live here in […]

Sucia Island Wedding

Two Day Elopement on the San Juan Islands of Washington’s Coast Ahren and Courtney met while both working at REI in Washington State. Having an adventure elopement in nature seemed like the perfect way to tie the knot in celebration of the outdoors and how it has brought them closer together. Not to mention give […]

Joshua Tree Airbnb Elopement with Family

Annelise and Duncan shared an intimate small wedding day experience with their family in the most beautiful Airbnb in Joshua Tree. They ventured into the National Park for the wedding ceremony followed by a low-key evening celebrating with those closest to them.

Family Off Road Elopement + Intimate Dinner in Sedona

Jennifer and Bryce shared an intimate elopement day with their family by off roading to a stunning Sedona overlook. They said their vows, a unity cocktail and signed their marriage license during the ceremony before their family ventured off and the couple got to spend sunset on top of the world. Everyone reunited at the VRBO to share a beautiful twinkle light, romantic dinner.

Full Day Elopement with Family in Sedona

Daniel and Ashley shared an adventurous wedding day from sunrise to sunset with their family in Sedona, Arizona. This spring wedding full of hiking, smiles, laughter and joy and quality time with their-selves, but also with family.

Joshua Tree Super Moon Elopement

Brooke and William shared an intimate elopement day in Joshua Tree visiting different parts of the National Park. They eloped at sunset under a natural arched Joshua Tree and watched the pink Super Moon rise over the mountains before heading back to their Airbnb to celebrate for the evening.

Southern Utah Off Road Elopement

Ever wondered how to spend a full day adventure elopement? Check out Rhonda and Jeremiah’s full day off roading elopement in Southern Utah for inspiration!

Elopement in Sedona with Family

Amberleigh and Jeff hiked out with the family to 360 degree views to get married and the continued their intimate day in privacy through the red rocks.

Ouray Colorado Elopement

Johnny and Kristen chose an off road jeep elopement in Colorado so they could self-solemnize with their pup, Slinky, signing their marriage certificate. We took a jeep up Yankee Boy Basin to some of the best views to enjoy the fall day with connecting and of course tying the knot!

How to Elope in Zion National Park

Meet Vanessa and Trevor who recently eloped in Zion National Park at Sunrise. You also do not want to miss this blog post for a whole guide on how to elope in Zion!

Sedona Adventure Wedding + Reception

Matt and Jennifer hiked for an intimate adventure together the day before their wedding into the Sedona Wilderness. The following day they tied the know with close family in attendance on a more accessible trial, but equally as beautiful. To follow they had an dinner reception under twinkly lights at the Amara Resort.

Sedona Off Road Jeep Elopement

Dan and Natalie’s off road elopement at merry go round rock was beyond romantic! This intimate ceremony with a violinist kept so much meaning behind their love story present. The Sedona sunset was a perfect start to their forever!

Payson Elopement – Arizona Forest Wedding

Genevie and Kory wanted to get married in the pines! So they planned a sunrise elopement with family at the mogollon rim in Payson, Arizona. After their emotional ceremony and time alone in the pines they joined their family for a brunch reception by the lake!

Moab Elopement – Erica + Alex

Alex and Erica elope in Moab after road tripping together from Virginia to Colorado to Utah. They started their day sky diving, when to an Aspen forest to read letters of congratulations and then had their ceremony at Dead Horse Point State Park. Their evening ended with the most dramatic and stunning sunset enjoying the desert.

Packwood, Washington Wedding

Maggie and Tony shared the most beautiful two day elopement in Mount Rainier National Park with close friends and family. The two days were filled with the perfect amount of hiking, family, love and celebration!

Mount Rainier National Park Wedding

Lisa and Brian eloped at the most spectacular view of Mt Rainier! They hiked to a stunning peak to say their vows, share a first dance and play in the snow. It was a stunning evening with a vibrant sunset, lots of wildlife and so much love.

Off Road Elopement in Sedona

Kamaile and Ash planned an elopement day that was full of traditions from their heritage, adventure, dance and celebration! They shared an intimate ceremony at Bell Rock with no one else around and watched the sunset at the best view in Sedona. Check out this blog post to read their story and about their day!

Summer Wedding in Sedona

Mel and Rebecca eloped in Sedona with their children and virtual family. They held their ceremony at the most stunning Airbnb with 360 degree views of the red rocks. After toasts and cake with the family they headed to Bell Rock for the sunset to share alone time and dances. Their wedding was truly the most connected day for their family.

Winter Mount Chaleston Elopement

Francee and Shirley were all set to elope out in the Mammoth Lakes until Covid had other plans. These two tied the knot in Mount Charleston for a winter wonderland day.

Emily + Erik – Sedona Elopement

Emily and Erik eloped with their closest friends and family at the base of Cathedral rock. After portraits together at the saddle of Cathedral they headed back to their Airbnb for a chef prepared meal. The following morning they hiked bear mountain together for an adventure and more portraits.

Garden of Gods Elopement – Natasha & Simon

Natasha and Simon share a very special, beautiful love story. I feel SO lucky to have been able to capture their elopement day. For details on their Jewish elopement read this blog. Also, check out the blog for tips on eloping at the Garden of Gods.