Planning Resources

You decided to elope and you were like “Hell yeah! This is going to be SO MUCH EASIER than planning a big wedding!”

Then you realized that you actually had absolutely no clue where to start or how to make this thing happen and now you're feeling overwhelmed, lost, and a little confused. Sound familiar? This page is for you!

Grab your partner and a cold drink (I'll have an IPA), kick off your boots, and make yourself comfortable because I'm about to demystify the elopement process!

Trust me, you're in the best of hands! Let's go!

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Meet Your Guide on This Adventure!

Hey! I'm Jen Dz.

I'm a Colorado-based, outdoors-obsessed, elopement photographer and crazy dog lady who helps couples have incredible elopements and microweddings here in Colorado and in stunning locations around the West.

I care a whole lot about making sure that your elopement experience is stress-free, laid-back, and above all, unforgettable. I want you to have the day of your dreams in one of the most beautiful places on Earth!

I put together these resources to help get you started on the path of your greatest adventure.

Elopement Planning Resources

Jump to What You Want to See

bride and groom in wedding clothes saying vows to each other on top of mountain with no officiant at Colorado adventure elopement


couple hiking up mountain in wedding clothes at colorado elopement
couple dancing on top of mountain at Colorado elopement
couple eloping at skogafoss in iceland
bride and groom kiss on top of mountain as sunlight streams over them at Colorado elopement
Bride and groom walking up onto giant boulder i the clouds surrounded by golden aspen at Breckenridge, colorado elopement

Colorado Specific Resources

Stephane and Chris cuddling next to creek at Boulder, Colorado elopement at Brainard Lake.
colorado jeep elopement in the mountains above telluride
Bride and groom in wedding clothes and backpacks on kiss in aspen grove at Crested Butte, Colorado adventure hiking elopement
bride and groom eloping next to a lake on a snowy fall day in Colorado
Bride and groom saying vows on top of mountain at sunset at Twin Lakes Colorado elopement
Bride and groom kissing at base of waterfall at Bridal Veil falls in Telluride, Colorado
Bride and groom climb onto boulder in the middle of a waterfall at breckenridge colorado elopement
bride and groom kiss on top of the mountain at telluride colorado luxury elopement


Washington state elopement photographer Jen Dz drinking canned wine in Mt Rainier National Park
Bride and groom in wedding clothes walk past two people carriyng standup paddleboards at Brainard Lake, Colorado adventure wedding
couple eloping at sunrise in Telluride, Colorado
bride and groom in wedding clothes snuggle in grove of aspens at Bridal Veil Falls Elopement in Telluride, Colorado

bride in the clouds at crested butte colorado elopement

Want some help planning your own adventure?


What This All Looks Like in Real Life

Check out some real elopements!

couple eloping at sunrise in Telluride, Colorado
Bride and groom in wedding attire hold hands and look out at mountains at Wyoming elopement near Pinedale

Hi! I'm Jen Dz and I'm a total enabler (but in a really good way!)

I help couples have incredible and stress free elopements and intimate weddings and not to toot my own horn but … I'm really good at it!

I've put together this giant list of resources to help you down the path of having your OWN unforgettable day.

Don't see what you need here or want my help planning your day? Get in touch! I'd love to help you out!