Elopement weddings could be your calling if you're a couple looking for an unbelievably intimate occasion to celebrate your love. Elopements have become increasingly popular over time, and it is easy to see why! Location is one of the most important factors to consider when choosing to elope, and why not choose somewhere special and romantic that is significant for you and your partner? It is possible to elope almost anywhere, from snow-capped mountains to remote beaches, to lush national parks. However, it depends on your preferences and what you're looking for! We have compiled a short list of some of our favorite locations perfect for a unique, secluded elopement, so please read on if you'd like to know more.
Central Park, New York City
Who doesn't love New York City, the city that never sleeps, full of the hustle and bustle? And, what's better than finding an intimate, remote spot right in the middle of this concrete jungle? Central Park is perfect for couples yearning for a romantic elopement straight out of a movie. Not only does Central Park's lush greenery and enchanting scenery look fantastic in wedding photos, there's also no need to prepare anything for your elopement ceremony! Find a cute, intimate corner somewhere, and say, "I do" with your beloved.
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Make all your fairytale dreams come true, choose the dazzling Lake Tahoe as your elopement location, and tie the knot amongst the most beautiful nature. Lake Tahoe is the biggest alpine lake in the US and boasts stunning mountain and lake views. You have the option to tie the knot lakeside or mountainside, depending on your personal preferences. Whether you opt for a winter or a summer wedding, Lake Tahoe looks enchanting any time of the year. We can't imagine a more secluded, romantic spot than beside Lake Tahoe's glorious endless turquoise to start your forever love story.
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Calling all paradise seekers and beach lovers, Maui, the second largest island in Hawaii, is the most dreamy destination for your elopement wedding. Maui is the definition of tropical paradise with some unbeatable scenery, show-stopping sunsets, and majestic beaches of white meets blue. Whether you choose the stunning Makena Cove, Kula botanical garden, or White Rock beach, all of these secret locations will look iconic and feel romantic and remote.
Bride: Dakotah R
Dress: Dakotah mermaid gown
Horseshoe Bend is the perfect choice for you adventurers and thrill seekers! As one of Arizona's most iconic, famous landmarks, why not say your vows on top of the world? It's easy to see why this destination is one of the best spots to elope in this state as the Colorado River flows through the canyons and winding horseshoe shape creating a breathtaking backdrop. Keep in mind that you will need to attain a special use permit to elope here, allowing you to get married and take photos in this setting. There is also a 1.1-mile hike to the famous spot, so come prepared. With all of this in mind, Horseshoe Bend is without a doubt a fantastic natural wonder to get married on.
Photographer: Pearl Photography by Elena
Dress: Katerina mermaid dress
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Knik Glacier, Alaska
Lastly, for winter brides who lust over snowy tundras and endless mountain views, Knik Glacier in the heart of Alaska is the perfect location for you. Celebrate your love amongst the most stunning scenery and the freshest air you could possibly wish for. Make your big day full of adventure and get a helicopter to fly you to the base of Knik Glacier, an undeniably scenic spot that will provide you with the most magical background to your photos. We love how concealed, and private this location is for a wedding. You will feel like the only two people in the world here.
Photographer: Donna Marie Photography
Dress: Custom made by Dream Dresses by PMN
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