Fall Elopement Winter Park, Colorado

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Fall Elopement | Winter Park, Colorado

Experience the enchantment of a Fall Elopement in Winter Park, Colorado – the perfect locale for your intimate mountain celebration. Whether nestled in Winter Park, exploring Fraser, or venturing to Grand Lake near Rocky Mountain National Park, the options for lodging, dining, and activities are boundless in this adventurous mountain town.

As fall paints a magical backdrop for Colorado elopements, the timing of peak Aspen color change can be uncertain. However, Alyssa & Braden’s late September elopement offered stunning golden hues. Amidst loved ones, they exchanged vows in Winter Park, Colorado.

Scroll through their gallery for a heartwarming glimpse into their fall celebration.

The beginning of a magical fall elopement in Winter Park

Alyssa and Braeden’s intimate elopement began in the heart of Fall in Winter Park, Colorado. Alongside their families, they chose this magical season to exchange vows. I mean, who doesn’t love the idea of crisp fall air, pumpkin spice lattes, and golden hues blanketing the surrounding mountains. They secured a cozy rental home near Winter Park Ski Resort. This allowed their loved ones to share in the festivities all weekend long.

First Look

Before their Fall elopement, Alyssa and Braeden explored Winter Park to confirm locations for their first look and ceremony. Conveniently, their rental was nestled near a stunning alley of aspen trees, perfect for their intimate first look. After this heartwarming and intimate moment, they hopped into their adventure truck and, along with their family, caravanned to the ceremony site.

The Ceremony

As Alyssa and Braeden arrived at their ceremony spot, it was clear that the day couldn’t have been more perfect. With the temperatures mild, a gorgeous blue sky, and golden leafs fluttering across the scenic landscape.

Post Ceremony Celebration

Following this truly magical Colorado fall elopement, Alyssa shared an special and private first dance with her dad amongst the changing aspens. As their families headed back to the house to prepare for a dinner reception in Winter Park, the couple lingered, taking in the breathtaking scenery and cherishing the simple joy of being together. So, consider this your gentle nudge to pause, soak in the breathtaking scenery, and fully embrace the present with your partner on your special day.

Perfect Timing or Perfect Luck?

What many don’t realize is that Fall in Colorado is brief, with peak colors lasting only a few weeks. Fortunately, luck was on their side as the aspens reached their vibrant peak just in time for their elopement day.

The Reception

After their heartfelt ceremony, they kicked back on the couch, tuned into their favorite playlist, and reveled in the joyous company of family, celebrating the night away. An elopement celebration holds boundless potential for uniqueness and intimacy.

The Story Continues

Throughout the last year, I have had the honor and privilege of getting to know Alyssa & Braden. From the vibrant wildflowers in Crested Butte for their engagement session to the perfect fall elopement in Winter Park, Colorado. It’s been a celebration of individuality and love from start to finish. Their fall elopement in Winter Park, Colorado amongst the changing aspens was nothing short of the perfect way to start a new chapter.

For those considering a fall celebration, let Alyssa & Braden’s story inspire your own. From cozy family moments to playful candids, experience the warmth and enchantment of a fall wedding against the stunning backdrop of Fall in Winter Park, Colorado.

What you need to know before planning a Colorado Elopement

When it comes to selecting locations, especially for fall elopements in Winter Park, Colorado, having a skilled photographer by your side is key. With my extensive Colorado adventures, I’ve mapped out over 500 potential ceremony sites on Google Maps. Additionally, being informed about permit requirements is crucial for a seamless day, free of fines or interruptions. If you need a photographer or assistance finding the ideal ceremony location for your Colorado or destination elopement, don’t hesitate to reach out.

Interested in having your own fall inspired mountain elopement in Winter Park Colorado? You can learn more about me here.

If I sound like the perfect Winter Park, Colorado wedding photographer for you, then inquire with me here, because I can’t wait to hear from you and help you find the prefect location to say your own vows.

“I wouldn’t have wanted anyone else to capture our day…The entire family was raving…”

– Alyssa M.

Location- Winter Park, Colorado | Dress- Online | Suit- Mens Warehouse | Florals- Self | Hair & Makeup- Self | Catering- Smokehouse BBQ


Leah Black

Hi, I'm Leah Black, your trusted Colorado & destination wedding photographer. With over 7 years of experience, I specialize in capturing weddings and elopements, from the Rocky Mountains of Colorado to global destinations. My photography is more than imagery—it's an artful reflection of your unique love story.

With an intuitive eye and dedication to authenticity, I approach each wedding in a way that  allows each image to have its own story that resonates deeply with your soul. Let's embark on this journey together, creating timeless memories for generations.

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