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Journal of Peak Existence


Hi, friends. That was weird. Honestly, I’ve written this post in my head a few times now. There’s bound to be lots of hot takes about 2020 and I don’t know if I necessarily have tons of new thoughts to contribute about this year on a macro level. It was weird. It was painful. It […]

2020 was something else! Here are some of my favorite imagees from the adventure weddings and elopements to inspire your elopement planning and dreams.

Gorgeous Sedona Adventure Elopement with Lots of Dancing! Javelinas, birds, raging on a a tax law book, champagne out of crystal glasses on a mountain side, and lots and lots of dancing. And a jeep. This was Katy and Clay’s Sedona adventure elopement day. Katy and Clay met where they work and bonded immediately over […]

This Sedona adventure elopement was epic! Katy and Clay had the ultimate elopement day adventure jeeping to their wedding spot and dancing the night away!

How to Elope in Moab: Updated for 2021ContentsHow to Elope in Moab: Updated for 2021A Guide by A Moab Elopement PhotographerWhen Should We Elope in Moab?Moab Elopement LocationsCanyonlands National ParkCanyonlands Elopement Ceremony OptionsBLM Land (Bureau of Land Management)Arches National ParkArches Elopement Ceremony OptionsDead Horse Point State ParkWhere Should We Stay for our Moab Elopement? LuxuryLuxury/Adventure […]

Moab is so the best place for an elopement. Check out this Moab elopement planning guide for all the info you'll need to plan your elopement adventure.

What You Need for Your Elopement Day ChecklistContentsWhat You Need for Your Elopement Day ChecklistElopement Timeline Examples2 Day Intimate Wedding in Moab8 Hour Jeeping Elopement in SedonaQuick 4 Hour Elopement in Yosemite Some Elopement Timeline Planning Tips Don’t underestimate those transition times. Build extra time into your day. Create the elopement timeline *you want*, not […]

Figuring out your elopement timeline can be tricky! This post is full of example elopement timelines and timeline tips and tricks!

Laid Back Hiking Elopement with Doggos! Sometimes you elope somewhere so that it becomes special… and sometimes you elope somewhere because *it already is* special. The second was definitely the case for Stephanie and Jeremy, who chose to have their hiking elopement in a small town the loved and on the Arizona Trail. It made […]

This dog friendly hiking elopement in Southern Arizona uses the Arizona Trail as a perfect back drop for this chill and emotional elopement.

An Arches National Park Wedding and Sunset Celebration This Arches National Park Wedding was so perfect you would never expect it was not the original plan. It seems it’s the narrative of 2020 that plans are made… and then plans change. And this wonderful elopement was no exception. When Haley and David reach out to […]

A Canyonlands National Park Wedding and Sunrise Adventure Oh my goodness, these two amazing humans. I knew from our very first phone call, when Christopher answered the phone on an early Saturday morning and the very first thing he said (sang) was, “Goooooooood Mooorniiiiiiing!” that we were going to get along *great.* And I’m so […]

This Canyonlands National Park Wedding is bursting with color and fun. From stunning scenery to AMAZING style- this canyonlands elopement has it all.

Mountain Engagement Photos on the Pacific Crest Trail Palm Springs Engagement Photos Oh, February 2020! You were a different time. This was my last photo session before the world went topsy turvy. These two flew out from Chicago to Palm Springs for their engagement pics. We weighed the pros and cons of different places around […]

Want epic mountian engagement photos? These mountain engagement photos on the Pacific Crest Trail are the perfect adventerous engagement photo inspiration.

How to Elope in Phoenix ContentsHow to Elope in Phoenix Aimee Flynn Photo | Phoenix Elopement Photograher When Should You Elope in PhoenixPhoenix Elopement LocationsSalt RiverSaguaro LakeSuperstition MountainsOff the Beaten Path/A Bit Further AfieldWhere Should I Stay During My Phoenix Elopement Phoenix HotelsPhoenix Airbnb’sPhoenix Elopement PackagesHere are my Phoenix Elopement Packages: Aimee Flynn Photo | […]

The couple elopes in Phoenix and walks in the desert at sunset.

How to Plan your Elopement During COVID19: Coronavirus FAQContentsHow to Plan your Elopement During COVID19: Coronavirus FAQUpdated July 4thAre you currently booking elopements? What Precautions are You Taking?Elopements are so small. Don’t they make sense right now as a big wedding alternative?Is it wise to book our elopement with so much uncertainty going on? Updated […]