Rocky Mountain National Park Wedding | Drew & Keri
One of the coolest things I got to do before we moved away from Colorado was to hang out with Drew and Keri for their Rocky Mountain National Park wedding. We actually took the kids up and camped in Estes Park for a week in our RV on our way from Colorado down to Georgia, and my friend Shebli came to shoot with me!
Y’all – I can’t even begin to tell you just how fun their Rocky Mountain National Park wedding was. Everything was so perfectly them, from start to finish. They rented a cute little airbnb house, where everyone got ready at and where we celebrated the wedding reception. But the ceremony itself took place in Rocky Mountain National Park, surrounded by a majestic herd of elk and the glorious Rocky Mountains. The clouds came in and out, and in front of only their very closest friends and family, Drew and Keri exchanged their vows.
It. Was. Incredible.
I loved that they totally made their wedding day all about them. For example, the golden dinosaurs that decorated the tables, to the delicious food they served (pizza from Antonio’s in Estes Park, the BEST pizza up there!) and skipping the traditional cake for their favorite pies. Drew and Keri even wore hiking boots instead of heels and fancy shoes, because that’s what they like. It was refreshing to see a couple thinking outside the traditional box, and it ultimately made their wedding one of my favorites from last year.
And then, the moment we had all waited for!!!
Drew and Keri LOVE to dress up in their t-rex costumes; they literally do it at every opportunity. We did it for their engagement session, so, of course we had to repeat it for their wedding!
venue Rocky Mountain National Park | florist Floral Design of Europe | pie bar Estes Park Pie Shop | pizza bar Antonio’s Real New York Pizza | hair stylist Wild Ivy Studio | makeup artist Chateaux Mary | invitations Minted | bridal gown Emma & Grace Bridal | suits Men’s Wearhouse and H&M | bridesmaid’s gowns Azazie | wedding rings Colby June and Riverdale Ironworks | camping mugs Little Duck and Owl | dog bowtie Twinkle Mingle | vow books Print Smitten | ring box Leosklo | bouquet charm Caitlyn Minimalist | bridesmaid’s bracelets True North by Melinda | assistant photographer Shebli Nikkole Photography
Hey there, I’m Ashley, a Colorado wedding photographer specializing in unposed, authentic and romantic weddings that capture the love, fun and realness of couples and wedding days. I am happy to serve couples from Fort Collins to Colorado Springs, and all over the Rocky Mountains in Colorado. You ready to have an incredible time together for your wedding?? Message me today!