Love knows no bounds, and for adventurous souls Alex and Taylor*, their elopement day was a testament to that. Escaping the traditional wedding scene, they chose the breathtaking Acadia National Park in Bar Harbor, Maine as the backdrop for their intimate celebration. The journey of their elopement day was filled with love and emotions, epic landscapes, and unforgettable moments.
Hiking up Great Head Trail for an Emotional Ceremony and Ring Exchange
The day started with anticipation and excitement as Alex and Taylor embarked on the Great Head Trail, a picturesque hiking route for an Acadia National Park elopement. Surrounded by lush greenery and overlooking the majestic Atlantic Ocean, they found the perfect spot for their ceremony. The couple exchanged heartfelt vows, surrounded by the serene beauty of nature. As the gentle breeze whispered through the trees, their love-filled words echoed, creating an intimate and emotional atmosphere.
Elopement Picnic at Sand Beach, Acadia National Park
After the ceremony, the couple descended from the trail and made their way to the stunning Sand Beach. Here, they enjoyed a romantic and secluded picnic, sharing delicious food and raising their glasses to their future together. The soft sound of waves crashing against the shore provided a soothing background for their intimate conversation and laughter, making this moment even more special.
An Epic Foggy Dusk on Massive Rocks Overlooking the Ocean
As the day progressed, the sun began its descent towards the horizon making way to a magical fog that cast a cool blanket over the landscape. Alex and Taylor ventured to the massive rocks overlooking the ocean, where they were greeted with a breathtaking panoramic view. The couple’s photographer skillfully captured the raw beauty of their love against this enchanting backdrop.
Alex and Taylor’s Elopement Day in Acadia National Park
The day was an adventure filled with love, breathtaking scenery, and cherished moments. From hiking up Great Head Trail for their emotional ceremony and ring exchange to enjoying a romantic picnic at Sand Beach, and capturing epic dusk photos on the massive rocks, every aspect of their elopement day was thoughtfully curated. This intimate celebration allowed them to create memories that will be treasured for a lifetime, reminding us all that love and adventure go hand in hand.
The Acadia National Park Elopement Vendor Team
Planner / Photographer: Amelia Marie Photography
Models: @carlyslens & Ashley
Hair / Makeup: @belovedbella_bykayla
Picnic: @picniques207 & @downtowncharcuterie
Coordinators: @kaylaskreations_207 & @liz_chretien
*Names changed for privacy. While this planned event was a “mock” styled elopement, all contributing couples and vendors are authentic.