October 3, 2023


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A Small Wedding ceremony Ceremony at Gooseberry State Park • Xsperience Images

That is palms down probably the most enjoyable marriage ceremony I’ve ever photographed in my 20 yr marriage ceremony pictures profession! Nic and Brenda saved the decor minimal realizing the surroundings is gorgeous all in itself. They wished to maintain it easy and actually benefit from the moments.

The Elopement Timeline

We began off with some lake-side exploring earlier than taking a brief hike to Gooseberry Falls. A household buddy mentioned just a few phrases for his or her ceremony contained in the Lakeside Picnic Shelter earlier than they loved champagne and home made cake. By home made…I imply Nic and Brenda made it themselves!! Even embellished it!!

We ended the night with one other brief hike to the massive Lake. The sundown over Lake Superior the place they shared their first dance as husband and spouse was unbelievable. I’ve by no means seen the lake look so blue. It regarded a lot just like the ocean that night. Really breathtaking.

Aim for our Wedding ceremony

“When planning our marriage ceremony, we wished to incorporate two issues – household and a fantastic setting. Gooseberry Falls State Park supplied the proper location to mix these values into an intimate ceremony with out sacrificing custom.” 

A couple of of our favourite issues from our marriage ceremony day:

  • Nic serenading me as I walked down the aisle. He was nervous however did a beautiful job! 
  • Our marriage ceremony cake that we made collectively. Having a small visitor record gave us the chance to bake & adorn our personal marriage ceremony cake. It turned out unbelievable and tasted pretty much as good because it regarded! 

Grand Teton Honeymoon

We did issues a bit completely different by happening our honeymoon earlier than the marriage ceremony, however like everybody throughout these previous two years, scheduling introduced some issues. About two weeks earlier than the marriage, we traveled west and spent per week within the Teton Valley, simply exterior of Yellowstone Nationwide Park. Whereas there, our pup Duke made mates with a few of the native horses, and we received some properly wanted relaxation within the mountains earlier than our huge day. 

PHOTOGRAPHY | Xsperience Images, Little Falls, MN

Because of the next distributors:

HMUA | Rue 48 Salon, Duluth

“They did a superb job at accommodating all the women in getting our hair performed for the massive day!”

LODGING | Grand Superior Lodge, Two Harbors 

“They did a unbelievable job accommodating our group, passing out the customized welcome baggage we made our company upon check-in and even giving treats to the pups!”

CEREMONY | Lakeside Picnic Shelter at Gooseberry State Park (accessible for lease)

HIKING ADVENTURE LOCATION | Gooseberry Falls, Two Harbors, MN