Sapphire Point Overlook Wedding

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Kourtney + Shaney's Sapphire Point Overlook Wedding | Breckenridge Elopements

Y’all I don’t even know where to begin…Kourtney and Shaney’s Sapphire Point Overlook wedding was one for the books, to say the least. Ed and I already knew these two were something special, but getting to meet their families on the day of their small wedding was something else. You can definitely tell where they get their sweet souls from. Such good people.

These two and their families came all the way from Louisiana to celebrate Kourtney and Shaney’s tiny little Sapphire Point Overlook wedding. We love that these two decided to say “screw it” to a traditional, large wedding and have their small little wedding ceremony at the same place where they had first gotten engaged. They did their wedding their way, and there’s really nothing better than that. 

Despite their wedding being in November, Colorado decided to be kind to these two and gave us all warm and sunny weather (That is, until we went up 12,000 ft for their sunset photos in the alpine tundra. Then things turned wintery suuuuper quickly). When it comes to the Rocky Mountains, you honestly never know what you’re going to get weather-wise, but these two really hit jackpot.

Dillon Reservoir (the lake that Sapphire Point Overlook rests above), had begun to freeze over on the edges, and these two had a chance to get on the ice. They wandered past the season’s first ice fishers and braved the inches-thick ice together. Talk about the most epic start to marriage.

Sapphire Point Overlook wedding invitation suite
Sapphire Point Overlook wedding invitation suite
Sapphire Point Overlook wedding invitation suite
Sapphire Point Overlook wedding invitation suite
Sapphire Point Overlook wedding invitation suite
Sapphire Point Overlook wedding invitation suite
Sapphire Point Overlook wedding invitation suite
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snow boots for a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
wedding rings in the snow during a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
wedding rings in the snow during a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
wedding rings in the snow during a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
wedding rings in the snow during a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
wedding rings in the snow during a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
wedding rings in the snow during a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
wedding rings in the snow during a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
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bride's earrings hanging from her bouquet for her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in Colorado
bride's earrings hanging from her bouquet for her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in Colorado
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winter bouquet for a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in Colorado
winter bouquet for a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in Colorado
winter bouquet for a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in Colorado
winter bouquet for a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in Colorado
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wedding dress hanging on a tree near Sapphire Point Overlook

Getting Ready Down The Road From Sapphire Point Overlook

Kourtney got ready for her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding at a gorgeous cabin down the road from the ceremony site. Her aunt and mother helped her into her dress, and y’all let me tell you, she looked like a dang princess. 

bride's floral hair clip for her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
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lacy wedding dress for a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
lacy wedding dress for a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
Colorado bride getting ready for her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in November
Colorado bride getting ready for her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in November
Colorado bride getting ready for her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
Colorado bride putting on her wedding dress before her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
Colorado bride putting on her wedding dress before her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
Colorado bride putting on her wedding dress before her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
Colorado bride putting on her wedding dress before her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
Colorado bride putting on her wedding dress before her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
Colorado bride putting on her earrings before her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
Colorado bride putting on her earrings before her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
Colorado bride putting on her earrings before her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
Colorado bride putting on her earrings before her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
Colorado bride putting on her earrings before her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
Colorado bride putting on her earrings before her Sapphire Point Overlook wedding

First Look Near Their Sapphire Point Overlook Wedding Site

Kourtney and Shaney had their first look on the edge of Dillon Reservoir, at this cute little hidden gem on the road up to Sapphire Point Overlook. Shaney seeing Kourtney for the first time was pretty much the cutest thing ever.

couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony in Colorado
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony in Colorado
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony in Colorado
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony in Colorado
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony in Colorado
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in Colorado
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in Colorado
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in Colorado
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in Colorado
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in Colorado
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in Colorado
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in Colorado
couple having their first look before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding in Colorado
couple admiring the view of Lake Dillon before they getting married at Sapphire Point Overlook
couple admiring the view of Lake Dillon before they getting married at Sapphire Point Overlook
couple admiring the view of Lake Dillon before they getting married at Sapphire Point Overlook
couple admiring the view of Lake Dillon before they getting married at Sapphire Point Overlook
couple admiring the view of Lake Dillon before they getting married at Sapphire Point Overlook
couple admiring the view of Lake Dillon before they getting married at Sapphire Point Overlook
couple admiring the view of Lake Dillon before they getting married at Sapphire Point Overlook
view of Dillon Reservoir near Sapphire Point Overlook
couple dancing on the ice of Dillon Reservoir before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
couple dancing on the ice of Dillon Reservoir before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
couple dancing on the ice of Dillon Reservoir before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
couple kissing on the ice of Dillon Reservoir before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
couple standing on the ice of Dillon Reservoir before their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony

Sapphire Point Overlook Wedding Ceremony

Despite the snow on the nearby mountains, Kourtney and Shaney’s Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony weather couldn’t have been more perfect. The sun had warmed up the overlook, making for the most gorgeous glow behind these two as they stood together.

We love it when couples choose to do their own thing during their small wedding ceremonies, and Kourtney and Shaney did exactly that with their knot tying board (together they braided a rope together, signifying the merging of their stories into one). And we just have to give a quick shoutout to their officiant, Phil Gallagher, who made their ceremony so lively and fun. He regularly officiates at Sapphire Point Overlook, and for good reason. Such a fun dude.

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Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony signs
Colorado groom standing at end of the aisle with officiant Phil Gallagher during his Sapphire Point wedding
processional for Sapphire Point wedding in Breckenridge Colorado
processional for Sapphire Point wedding in Breckenridge Colorado
processional for Sapphire Point wedding in Breckenridge Colorado
processional for Sapphire Point wedding in Breckenridge Colorado
processional for Sapphire Point wedding in Breckenridge Colorado
processional for Sapphire Point wedding in Breckenridge Colorado
processional for Sapphire Point wedding in Breckenridge Colorado
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Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
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unity ceremony at a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
unity ceremony at a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
unity ceremony at a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
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couple standing together and holding hands during their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
couple standing together and holding hands during their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
couple standing together and holding hands during their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony
couple standing together and holding hands during their Sapphire Point wedding ceremony
couple standing together and holding hands during their Sapphire Point wedding ceremony
ring exchange during a Sapphire Point wedding
ring exchange during a Sapphire Point wedding
ring exchange during a Sapphire Point wedding
ring exchange during a Sapphire Point wedding
ring exchange during a Sapphire Point wedding
ring exchange during a Sapphire Point wedding
ring exchange during a Sapphire Point wedding
ring exchange during a Sapphire Point wedding
Colorado couple's first kiss during their Sapphire Point wedding ceremony
Colorado couple's first kiss during their Sapphire Point wedding ceremony
Colorado couple's first kiss during their Sapphire Point wedding ceremony
married couple cheering after they finish their Sapphire Point wedding ceremony
married couple cheering after they finish their Sapphire Point wedding ceremony
married couple cheering after they finish their Sapphire Point wedding ceremony
married couple cheering after they finish their Sapphire Point wedding ceremony

Couples Photos ON A Frozen Lake Down The Road From Sapphire Point Overlook

Dillon Reservoir had begun to start freezing over, so naturally these two took to the ice after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony. I’m pretty sure these two are just about the most photogenic people. We definitely got some Frozen vibes from these two frolicking around together on the ice.

newly married couple standing on a frozen lake down the road from Sapphire Point Overlook
newly married couple standing on a frozen lake down the road from Sapphire Point Overlook
newly married couple standing on a frozen lake down the road from Sapphire Point Overlook
newly married couple standing on a frozen lake down the road from Sapphire Point Overlook
newly married couple standing on a frozen lake down the road from Sapphire Point Overlook
newly married couple standing on a frozen lake down the road after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple standing on a frozen lake down the road after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple standing on a frozen lake down the road after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple standing on a frozen lake down the road after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple standing on a frozen lake down the road after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple standing on a frozen lake down the road after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple standing on a frozen lake down the road after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple standing on a frozen lake down the road after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
view of Dillon Reservoir near Sapphire Point Overlook

Leaving Sapphire Point Overlook To Head Up To The Continental Divide

After leaving the frozen reservoir and leaving the Sapphire Point Overlook area, we took these two up to the top of the world: 12,000 ft above sea level at the continental divide. We went from a relatively warm November day to below freezing temps, lots of ice, and bone-chilling wind. Despite the conditions, these two were total troopers, enjoying their first dance in the mountains and playing until the sun set behind the Rockies.

groom holding bride in the mountains after their Sapphire Point wedding in Colorado
bride and groom hiking through the mountains near Sapphire Point Overlook after their wedding ceremony
bride and groom hiking through the mountains near Sapphire Point Overlook after their wedding ceremony
groom holding bride in the mountains after their Sapphire Point wedding in Colorado
bride and groom hiking through the mountains near Sapphire Point Overlook after their wedding ceremony
bride and groom hiking through the mountains near Sapphire Point Overlook after their wedding ceremony
bride and groom hiking through the mountains near Sapphire Point Overlook after their wedding ceremony
bride and groom hiking through the mountains near Sapphire Point Overlook after their wedding ceremony
bride and groom hiking through the mountains near Sapphire Point Overlook after their wedding ceremony
bride and groom hiking through the mountains near Sapphire Point Overlook after their wedding ceremony
bride and groom hiking through the mountains near Sapphire Point Overlook after their wedding ceremony
sunset photos of a newly married couple after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony in Colorado
sunset photos of a newly married couple after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony in Colorado
sunset photos of a newly married couple after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony in Colorado
sunset photos of a newly married couple after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony in Colorado
sunset photos of a newly married couple after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony in Colorado
sunset photos of a newly married couple after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony in Colorado
sunset photos of a newly married couple after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony in Colorado
sunset photos of a newly married couple after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony in Colorado
sunset photos of a newly married couple after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony in Colorado
sunset photos of a newly married couple after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding ceremony in Colorado
couple enjoying their first dance for their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
couple enjoying their first dance for their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
couple enjoying their first dance for their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
couple enjoying their first dance for their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
couple enjoying their first dance for their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
couple enjoying their first dance for their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
couple enjoying their first dance for their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
couple enjoying their first dance for their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple running through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple running through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple running through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple running through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple running through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple running through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
sunset couple photos for a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
sunset couple photos for a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
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sunset couple photos for a Sapphire Point wedding
sunset couple photos for a Sapphire Point wedding
sunset couple photos for a Sapphire Point wedding
mountain views in Sapphire Point Overlook
bride hugging groom during their sunset photos after their Sapphire Point wedding
bride and groom portraits for a Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
bride hugging groom during their sunset photos after their Sapphire Point wedding
bride hugging groom during their sunset photos after their Sapphire Point wedding
bride hugging groom during their sunset photos after their Sapphire Point wedding
bride hugging groom during their sunset photos after their Sapphire Point wedding
bride hugging groom during their sunset photos after their Sapphire Point wedding
bride hugging groom during their sunset photos after their Sapphire Point wedding
bride hugging groom during their sunset photos after their Sapphire Point wedding
bride hugging groom during their sunset photos after their Sapphire Point wedding
newly married couple walking on a hiking trail through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple walking on a hiking trail through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple walking on a hiking trail through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple walking on a hiking trail through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple walking on a hiking trail through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple walking on a hiking trail through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple walking on a hiking trail through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple kissing on a hiking trail through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple kissing on a hiking trail through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple kissing on a hiking trail through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple kissing on a hiking trail through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple running through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple running through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple running through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple kissing on a hiking trail through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
newly married couple kissing on a hiking trail through the Rocky Mountains at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
couple admiring the full moon at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
couple admiring the full moon at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
couple admiring the full moon at sunset after their Sapphire Point Overlook wedding
mountain views near Sapphire Point Overlook
mountain views near Sapphire Point Overlook
mountain views near Sapphire Point Overlook

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