The Ultimate Breckenridge Elopement Guide: Your Dream Mountain Wedding

Wedding rings placed on a rock with the Breckenridge mountains in the background, a detail shot from an elopement

Why Choose Breckenridge For Your Elopement?

Breckenridge, Colorado, is an enchanting destination for couples looking to elope. Nestled in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, Breckenridge offers stunning landscapes, a charming historic downtown, and a variety of outdoor activities year-round. Here are a few reasons why you should consider Breckenridge for your elopement:

Natural Beauty

Breckenridge is renowned for its breathtaking scenery. From snow-capped peaks and lush forests to sparkling alpine lakes and wildflower meadows, the natural beauty of Breckenridge creates a picturesque backdrop for your wedding photos and memories.

Bride and groom exchanging vows at Sapphire Point Overlook with mountains in the background.

Four-Season Destination

Whether you're dreaming of a winter wonderland wedding, a vibrant fall ceremony with golden aspens, a springtime celebration among blooming wildflowers, or a summer elopement with lush greenery, Breckenridge has it all. Each season offers unique and stunning landscapes to enhance your special day.

Bride and groom share a kiss at Sapphire Point Overlook during their Breckenridge elopement.

Intimate Atmosphere

Breckenridge’s quaint, small-town charm provides a serene and intimate atmosphere for your elopement. With less hustle and bustle compared to larger cities, you can enjoy a more personal and stress-free wedding experience.

Adventure Awaits

For adventurous couples, Breckenridge offers a plethora of outdoor activities. From hiking and skiing to snowboarding and mountain biking, there’s no shortage of ways to incorporate your love for adventure into your wedding day.

Couple exchange vows surrounded by golden aspens on Boreas Pass, as featured in our Breckenridge elopement guide.

The Best Locations for Elopements in Breckenridge

Sapphire Point Overlook

Located between Breckenridge and Keystone, Sapphire Point Overlook offers panoramic views of Dillon Reservoir and the surrounding mountains. This spot is especially popular for sunset ceremonies, providing a breathtaking backdrop for your vows.

Newlyweds embrace with snow-capped mountains in the background, a perfect Breckenridge elopement moment.

Boreas Pass

This scenic mountain pass offers spectacular views of the Continental Divide. In the fall, the aspens turn a brilliant gold, creating a magical setting for your elopement. The drive up to Boreas Pass is an adventure in itself, offering numerous photo opportunities along the way.

Couple walking hand-in-hand through a wildflower meadow, capturing the natural beauty of a Breckenridge elopement

Blue Lakes

For a truly unique setting, consider eloping at Blue Lakes. Nestled at the base of Mount Quandary, the crystal-clear blue waters and dramatic mountain scenery make this a picturesque spot for your ceremony.

Bride holding her bouquet, standing by the crystal-clear Blue Lakes, highlighting a scenic spot from the Breckenridge

Hoosier Pass

Located just south of Breckenridge, Hoosier Pass offers sweeping views of the Mosquito Range. This high-altitude location provides a sense of seclusion and tranquility, perfect for an intimate elopement.

Best Venues for in Breckenridge

Breckenridge Nordic Center

The Breckenridge Nordic Center offers a cozy, rustic setting surrounded by towering pines and scenic trails. This venue is perfect for a winter elopement, with options for both indoor and outdoor ceremonies.

The Lodge at Breckenridge

Perched on a forested cliffside, The Lodge at Breckenridge offers stunning mountain views and elegant indoor spaces. The lodge's beautiful deck is perfect for an outdoor ceremony, while the cozy interior provides a warm and inviting atmosphere.

10 Mile Station

Located on Peak 9 of Breckenridge Ski Resort, TenMile Station is a charming mountain lodge with breathtaking views. The rustic yet elegant setting is ideal for a romantic and memorable elopement.

Breckenridge Distillery

Breckenridge Distillery is a cute brewery in town that has the most gorgeous back room for intimate weddings and elopements. The rustic vibes mixed with the mountain town make for a splendid reception area for after your epic elopement.

Intimate ceremony setup at TenMile Station, a recommended venue in our Breckenridge elopement guide

Top Airbnb Stays for Your Breckenridge Elopement

Couple elopement sin epic Breckenridge cabin with views of the ski resort

Cozy Mountain Cabin

This charming cabin offers a secluded retreat surrounded by nature. With a private hot tub and stunning views, it’s perfect for a romantic getaway.

Snowy A Frame cabin perfect for eloping in Breckenridge Colorado

Modern Mountain A-Frame

This contemporary chalet features modern amenities and panoramic mountain views. It’s ideal for couples who want a luxurious and comfortable stay.

Historic Downtown cottage for couples to elope at in Breckenridge Colorado

Historic Downtown Cottage

Stay in the heart of Breckenridge’s historic district in this stylish loft. Enjoy the convenience of being close to shops, restaurants, and attractions while still having a cozy, private space.

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What You'll Get if You Hire Me as Your Photographer...

Personalized Service

I believe in getting to know my clients to provide a personalized experience. I’ll work with you to understand your vision and style, ensuring your photos reflect your unique love story.

Attention to Detail

From the candid moments to the grand scenery, I pay attention to every detail to ensure your photos are perfect. My goal is to capture the essence of your elopement, so you can relive those special moments for years to come.

Professional Quality

I use high-quality equipment and techniques to produce professional-grade photos. You can trust that your elopement pictures will be beautifully composed, well-lit, and expertly edited.

Passion for Storytelling

Photography is more than just a job for me; it's a passion. I love telling love stories through my lens, and I’m dedicated to capturing the magic and emotion of your special day.

In-Depth Knowledge of the Location

Having been born in Frisco (the next town over) and grew up in Colorado. I know Breckenridge like the back of my hand and love it dearly. I love sharing my history and knowledge of it with my lovely couples so that you're able to get the insider scoop.

Bride and groom laughing together in front of a rustic mountain cabin, showcasing cozy elopement accommodations in Breck

Past Breckenridge Elopements


Breckenridge is a dream destination for elopements, offering stunning landscapes, intimate settings, and endless adventure. With its breathtaking beauty and charming venues, it's the perfect place to start your new life together. And with my expertise as a Breckenridge elopement photographer, you can trust that your memories will be captured in a way that truly reflects the magic of your day. Let’s make your Breckenridge elopement an unforgettable experience!

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Eloping couple enjoying a quiet moment by the shores of Dillon Reservoir, featured in our Breckenridge elopement guide