Rock Climbing Wedding Planning Guide

What is a Rock Climbing Wedding? A rock climbing wedding is simply an adventurous wedding where a couple chooses to climb a route to their ceremony location or includes rock climbing as a part of their day. With the rise of elopements and adventurous weddings, more couples who are climbers are choosing to include this […]

Southern Utah Elopement Locations + Northern Arizona Elopement Locations

Northern Arizona Elopement Locations + Information Ah! I have been wanting to write this blog for a long time now and I am so excited to share more information with you about how, where and when to elope in the Northern Arizona and Southern Utah regions. These areas are sacred to us and less trafficked […]

Your complete guide on how to plan a backpacking elopement

a couple stands in the wide open of the mountains.

Why get married on a backpacking trip? You may be asking yourself while stumbling upon this blog, why would I get married on a backpacking trip? Here are the reasons that we think backpacking elopements are one of the coolest ways to get married. If you’re a couple that enjoys the outdoors, traveling, hiking or […]

How to Elope in Leavenworth, Washington

Mountain Wedding

A complete guide to planning your adventure wedding in Leavenworth, Washington Leavenworth, Washington is known for being a small German town in the Washington mountains. Proudly home to many beer gardens, beer cheese and pretzels, mountain ranges full of skiing, climbing and hiking galore. It is a Mecca for adventures and places to relax back […]

How to Elope while Pregnant!

Eloping while pregnant still means you can have the dream location, dress and day with your partner! In this blog I will tell you the story of Matt + Alicia along with some tips on planning elopement while pregnant and give you some epic elopement location ideas!

Best Oregon Coast Elopement Locations

Best beach elopement locations for the adventurous couples. This guide will take you though where to stay, how to get there and what all there is to do at these stunning coastal locations!

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!

How to Elope in Olympic National Park

Your complete guide to planning your elopement in Olympic National Park in Washington State. From the best places to elope to what to pack for your trip this blog post has you covered on planning the most epic Pacific Northwest Wedding.

What an Elopement Day Time Line Looks Like

A couple shares ice cream cones together.

Your elopement day is the most important day you two will have shared together so far, it deserves to be treated with that importance. Check out this blog for elopement day planning tips, things to do on your elopement day and timeline samples from half day, full day and two day elopements!

Adventure Elopement from Southern Utah to Northern Arizona

From Lake Powell to the slot canyons of Utah to Sedona this couple shared the most epic elopement day together. With not another sole to be seen they said beautiful words to each other to celebrate the future they have together and give respect to the time they have had in Arizona together. As the desert cooled down they hiked down under the stars. One day, four locations, one climb, seven miles of hiking, many miles off road driving, but an unforgettable, priceless experience.

The BEST Places to Elope in Sedona

The top Sedona elopement locations hand selected and scouted by adventure elopement photographer, Traci Edwards. These locations will take you to the most beautiful, most secluded locations in Sedona the the ultimate connective wedding day.

Your Guide to Eloping in the Winter

The top places in the United States to elope in the Winter by elopement photographer, Traci Edwards. Also some inspiration for an abroad winter elopement!

How to Write Vows

As owner of Adventure & Vow I care greatly about your experience on your wedding day. I believe strongly that your vows matter and are the most important part of the day. I have teamed up with Emily, of Rooted & Wild, an officiant and celebrant to bring you this blog post on how to write your wedding vows.

Tips for Hiking on your Wedding Day

Tips to take into consideration when planning your hiking wedding written by an elopement photographer. From hiking in your wedding dress to how to prepare you wedding guests.

Tips for when you are Traveling to your Elopement Location

This post lays out the process of planning travel for your elopement. It gives tips and advice on how to plan, the time line of planning with eco friendly tips. It also lays out a list of things to pack when traveling to your elopement!

How to Elope and Include your Dog

Tips for planning your elopement with your dog and tips for the day of your elopement with your dog by elopement photographer, Traci Edwards, based in Sedona, Arizona.

Unique Elopement Ideas

a couple embraces while holding onto two llamas on a mountainside.

An Arizona adventure elopement photographer lays out three unique elopement day ideas. Stepping away from the elopement location craze of Yosemite and Horseshoe Bend to give you some inspiration in planning your own day.

Elopement Locations – State Park Edition

This blog displays an elopement in Smith Rock State Park outside of Bend, Oregon photographed by adventure elopement photographer, Traci Edwards. This blog also gives you tips and suggestions for other state parks to consider for your elopement!

Family & Elopements

So you’re ready to elope, but is your family on board?! This day is all about you and your partner’s love and connection. Planning a day specific for you can sometimes be difficult. Read this guide on how to navigate telling family and how to involve them on your elopement day.

Top Reasons to Elope

Engaged??? Considering eloping versus the big wedding, but not sure if it is the right choice. Check out this blog post for the top reasons to choose an elopement wedding.

Best Elopement Wedding Dresses

Bride in a wedding dress on an overlook, holding onto her bouquet and the tip of her hat.

Planning your elopement and looking for a guide to help you select the right dress?? Check out all these tips for selecting the right dress and where to shop for it!

How to Plan your Joshua Tree Wedding

Joshua Tree Elopement

Your complete guide to planning a wedding in Joshua Tree National Park. The best places to stay, what to do in the park, where you can get married and more! All told from your very own Joshua Tree Elopement Photographer.