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Best 5 Places To Elope in Colorado!

Colorado has a plethora of awe-inspiring locations to pick from for your dream elopement or wedding! Whether you're dreaming of hiking into an alpine lake, jeeping around treeline, or professing your love to one another overlooking Rocky Mountain National Park, there is something for everyone in Colorado!!

This list of my top five favorite places to get married in Colorado will help streamline your wedding planning for a stress-free experience! 1. Boulder County, Colorado Boulder County is home to some of the most diverse, natural landscapes along the Northern Front Range of Colorado. From visionary open space to breathtaking mountain ranges, Boulder County is a perfect place for your elopement or wedding if you want to have a hiking elopement or drive right up to some amazing mountain ranges!

2. Estes Park/Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

Estes Park is known as the base for the Rocky Mountain National Park, is home to wildlife including elk and bears, plus miles and miles of trails. The park’s famous Trail Ridge Road winds past craggy peaks, forests, and tundra. Nearby are the wilderness areas of Roosevelt National Forest. If you are looking for something a little more off the beaten path, there are so many amazing surrounding towns that are full of beautiful elopement spots!

PS: If you are looking for those amazing fall colors for your elopement wedding, this is the place for you!

3. Summit County, Colorado

Summit County, Colorado is home to so many adorable and breathtaking mountain towns! Filled with beautiful forests, amazing hikes, and gorgeous alpine lakes! The close proximity to Denver not only makes Summit County an amazing option for people who are flying into Colorado for the first time and want that quintessential Colorado experience, but for people who have lived in Colorado their whole lives and want to have an elopement experience that is truly representative of Colorado! This is one of my favorite locations in Colorado! There are so many options for every type of elopement or wedding in every season!

4. Colorado Springs, Colorado I am constantly blown away by just how amazing Colorado Springs is! There are so many hidden gems sprinkled throughout this gorgeous area! Colorado Springs is also home to Pikes Peak, which is one of 54 14er mountains located in Colorado. Colorado Springs is perfect for couples who want to have the beautiful Colorado experience as well as convenience to Denver and beautiful mountain ranges!

5. Southern Colorado Looking for a change of forest scenery? Southern Colorado is the place for you! Great Sand Dunes National Park is one of the most beautiful and unique locations in Colorado! Picture this: You and your soulmate promising yourselves to each other against the backdrop of rugged 14,000' peaks in the Sangre de Cristo mountains and 30 square mile sand dune field. The natural system of the Park ranges from great sand dunes to forests, from cottonwood groves to majestic mountain peaks and tundra. If you're looking for a little bit of everything and crazy adventure, this is the place for you!!

If you are craving adventure, beauty, and a super good time, Colorado is the place for you to marry your best friend! Not only will I put together a comprehensive location guide for you, including information on permits (or no permits!) but I will also be there for you every step of the way to streamline your wedding planning to make sure you have the elopement of your dreams! Click here and let's connect to start planning your wedding! Happy adventuring!! -Bailee