A wedding is a magical event, and therefore should have a truly special venue and intentional experience to go along with it. What if you could weave that magic into an enchanting camping experience? In Washington State, there are exceptional wedding venues that offer the perfect blend of romance, storytelling, nostalgia, luxury, and intentionality. Today, we'll shine a spotlight on six camping wedding venues that will create a truly unforgettable experience for you and your people.
Emerald Forest Wedding Venue
Nestled amidst the lush greenery of Washington State, Emerald Forest is a dreamlike setting for a camping wedding. There are several options for where to exchange vows. You can do it surrounded by towering trees, while shafts of sunlight filter through the leaves, creating a magical ambiance. Or, you can do it on the stage which will later act as the perfect place for your first dance.
This venue provides a luxurious yet rustic experience, offering a blend of natural beauty and intentional design. Your guests can revel in the nostalgia of camping while enjoying modern amenities and accommodations.
Lazy F Camp and Retreat Center
For couples seeking a place where romance and adventure collide, Lazy F Camp and Retreat Center is an ideal choice. With picturesque landscapes and breathtaking views, this venue allows you to create a wedding story that unfolds amidst nature's wonders. Picture yourselves exchanging vows under the open sky, with the melodies of birds serenading your union. The intentional layout of the camp ensures that everything, from the ceremony to the reception, can happen seamlessly in one magical location.
The essence of a truly nostalgic camping wedding can be found at Elkridge Campground. Situated in the heart of Washington's wilderness, this venue offers an escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Surrounded by majestic mountains and serene lakes, Elkridge Campground provides a sense of tranquility that will make your special day even more meaningful. Campfire-lit evenings, starry skies, and cozy accommodations set the stage for a wedding filled with warmth and cherished memories.
Alpine Lakes High Camp Wedding Venue
For couples who seek an elevated experience, both figuratively and literally, Alpine Lakes High Camp is a great choice. Located in the Cascade Mountains, this venue offers a luxurious camping experience at high altitudes. Surround your ceremony with sweeping mountain vistas, and let the fresh alpine air infuse your celebration with a touch of magic. From glamping options to personalized service, this venue ensures that every moment of your wedding is crafted with intentionality and grandeur.
If you desire a camping wedding that combines romance and luxury, Lakedale Resort is a hidden gem waiting to be discovered. Set on San Juan Island, it feels like the perfect escape. You’ll be surrounded by lush trees and quaint ponds. Whether you prefer a lakeside ceremony, a woodland reception, or a magical celebration on a private island, Lakedale Resort has it all. The luxurious accommodations, top-notch amenities, and impeccable service will make your wedding an unforgettable experience for all. And, if you want to go more in the camping direction, they have great glamping options in the way of yurts.
Treehouse Point Wedding Venue
For those seeking a wedding straight out of a fairy tale, Treehouse Point is an enchanting choice. Tucked away in the verdant forests of Fall City, Washington, this venue offers a unique blend of romance and whimsy. Cottages and treehouses tucked in amongst the trees, light filtering through the branches, the sound of the river. There’s no shortage of options when it comes to ceremony locations. The treehouse accommodations provide an intimate and luxurious setting for you and your loved ones to create lifelong memories. At Treehouse Point, your wedding becomes a storybook adventure.
Located at the base of Mt. Rainier, you can't go wrong with this romantic and beautiful location at Wellspring Spa. This might be the perfect location if you have an intimate wedding or having a truly intentional, spiritual ceremony planned. They have many options for accommodations and spa options. Nestled on ten acres of forest, there's no shortage of options for your wedding weekend.
Picking the perfect place to get married is no easy feat (neither is picking all your vendors).You’ll be thinking about what you and your partner want, but also what kind of intentional experience you want your guests to have. For some couples, a camping wedding venue is the best blend of all of these! Thankfully, Washington State has no shortage of beautiful vistas with campgrounds or more luxurious accommodations attached. Whether you want to camp in tents, stay in a hotel, glamp in a yurt, or go all out for a treehouse, there is no wrong answer if it will make your wedding weekend magical.
If you're planning your own camping wedding, i'd love to be a part of the magic! Reach out to me and let's chat about how to make your day the best it can be!
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