Category Archives for "Rocky Mountain elopement"

Nov 14

Christine and Jeremy Wed Near Breckenridge

By Julie Monroe | Breckenridge Elopement , Colorado elopement , Rocky Mountain elopement

Christine and Jeremy wanted a private, simple ceremony for their elopement.  Jeremy had been to Colorado before, but this was the first time for Christine to visit.  We discussed multiple locations for the wedding before settling on Breckenridge. The late September fall foliage and mid-afternoon sun provided a warm, golden setting for the couple to […]

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Oct 29

Kasey and Brett Elope in Telluride

By Julie Monroe | Colorado elopement , elopement ceremony , Rocky Mountain elopement , Telluride Elopement

Kasey and Brett originally planned to wed on a mountain near Telluride.  However, with a thunderstorm moving into the area, we shifted settings and chose  the balcony of their log cabin for the ceremony.Despite the disappointment that comes with having to make last minute wedding changes, the cabin balcony provided a spectacular backdrop for the […]

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Oct 19

Kathryn and Colin Marry in Crested Butte

By Julie Monroe | Colorado elopement , Crested Butte Elopement , elopement ceremony , Rocky Mountain elopement

There is nothing more gorgeous than the Colorado Rockies in fall. When the aspens turn their leaves in preparation for winter, they set the mountains ablaze in brilliant gold.Kathryn and Colin chose the fantastic backdrop of the landscapes near Crested Butte for their intimate wedding ceremony with family.Kathryn carried a bouquet of sunflowers and white […]

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Aug 25

An Intimate Wedding for Piper and George in Crested Butte

By Maureen Thomson | Colorado elopement , Crested Butte Elopement , elopement ceremony , Rocky Mountain elopement

Piper and George are metro Denver locals who know firsthand the beauty of the state and were open to any breathtaking mountain-view venue for their intimate wedding. Of course, that did NOTHING to limit their options.​They also wanted something dog-friendly, if possible (also widely available in this state).​In the end, they settled upon the Mountain Wedding Garden in Crested […]

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Aug 22

Julie and Brent’s Mountaintop Telluride Elopement

By Maureen Thomson | Colorado elopement , elopement ceremony , Rocky Mountain elopement , Telluride Elopement

Julie and Brent came from Arizona seeking a private mountaintop elopement in Telluride with only their parents present.Their June wedding day was sun-filled and absolutely perfect–with our Colorado sunshine beaming its approval upon them. Avid mountain-bikers, they brought along their bikes to use as props for our photo shoot and the end result was totally them. Their […]

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Aug 04

Jackie and Tyler’s Colorado Elopement

By Maureen Thomson | Breckenridge Elopement , Colorado elopement , elopement ceremony , Rocky Mountain elopement

When Jackie first contacted me, she said she and Tyler were coming from Missouri to Winter Park, Colorado in mid-June for their respective bachelor and bachelorette parties. Their plan while they were here was to sneak out of the festivities for a bit and get married on the quiet.Their Colorado elopement didn’t work out exactly […]

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Aug 01

A Destination Wedding in Rocky Mountain National Park for Karen and Steve

By Maureen Thomson | Colorado elopement , Rocky Mountain elopement , Rocky Mountain National Park elopement

It was a destination wedding in Rocky Mountain National Park for this couple from Michigan. When we had our consultation call in February to plan for their June nuptials, I pointed Steve and Karen in the direction of my favorite no-name spot in Rocky Mountain National ParkAway from the busy park foot traffic–which has increased substantially over […]

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Jul 22

A Crested Butte Elopement for Keven and Michelle

By Maureen Thomson | Colorado elopement , Crested Butte Elopement , elopement ceremony , Rocky Mountain elopement

I can’t even begin to tell you how much fun it was working with Keven and Michelle and ultimately meeting their delightful kids.When Keven told me he had triplet sons and Michelle had four kids of her own–including twin girls, I admit the theme from the Brady Bunch ran through my head for the rest of the […]

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