There is something so incredibly magical about Alaska winter weddings, especially around sunset! I love when the sun cats a gorgeous glow and glitters over the snow. It’s so breathtaking and makes me just stare in awe. You may witness me jumping around and squealing in excitement while taking your photos! Trust me, I will make it known that I’m excited about your photos in very obvious ways haha!! I will also be your own personal cheerleader and shower you with compliments. I truly believe that your images will be infinitely better when you’re comfortable and happy, so I’ve got you! If this sounds like your jam, let’s chat!

Miranda and Chris had such a gorgeous winter wedding in Alaska this February and I still can’t get over it. They had a lovely outdoor ceremony surrounded by all their loved ones. And it wasn’t terribly cold due to the sunny day we had which was nice. They decorated Government Peak Chalet so beautifully as well. The draped fabric and flowers everywhere made for the perfect setting.

If you are considering an Alaska winter wedding, I highly recommend it! It’s always so refreshing to run around outside for photos and then come indoors to a nice warm reception. It is sometimes a little chilly, but if you prepare accordingly and bring hand warmers, blankets, coats or furs and you’ll be all set! Also, as previously mentioned, the sunsets are incredible!

If you’re not too keen on a winter wedding, summer is just as magical and you can get a taste of winter by traveling to a glacier like this summer wedding at Majestic Valley Lodge. This summer wedding was so dreamy and warm and the glacier felt like 80 degrees with the sun beating down on us as we took some stunning photos. But if you’re up for an adventure then I highly recommend a winter wedding in Alaska!

Vendors

Suits: Mens Wearhouse
HMUA: Morgan Barber // Fireweed Esthetics
Dress: Davids Bridal
Flowers and Cake: Family



Bride hugging groom in sunset light during Alaska winter wedding

Share:

Alaska Winter Wedding at Government Peak

Well, life changed fast and in a hurry due to the developments of the Coronavirus. But the silver lining to social distancing and time at home is all the newfound TIME you have! You also get a bunch of time with your honey. With the restaurants, bars, movie theatres and museums closing, you gotta get […]

Couple smiling at each other during a cozy in home photoshoot and date night

You May Also Enjoy:

Choosing to elope is both exhilarating and scary to some couples. Choosing to elope to Alaska is even more exhilarating!! More often than not the decision came because they started planning a large wedding and immediately decided against it. Often some couples just know that they want their wedding day to be private as well. […]

Couple eloping at beluga point in alaska

Fall Wedding at Raven Glacier Lodge Tell me… Do you remember the 21st night of September? BECAUSE I SURE DO! Read on folks! When someone says forest fairytale, Bronson and Michelle’s wedding at Raven Glacier Lodge, in Girdwood, Alaska comes to mind. The lodge has a very ‘cabin in the woods ‘ feel right out […]

Bride and groom dancing during their wedding at raven glacier lodge

You May Also Enjoy:

It’s no secret that hiring a wedding planner will save you time and stress on your big day. Just imagine a morning free from responsibilities and spent with your favorite people. Your parents are present and not trying to coordinate. You’re worry-free and confident knowing that your wedding is in good hands with the planner. […]

boho bride and groom kissing in tall dead grass

© Donna Marie Photography 2020

Privacy Policy

Terms of Site