Kaitlin and Adam’s Horseshoe Bend desert wedding photos were breath taking! If you are looking for an epic view of the beautiful red rocks, Page, Arizona is the perfect destination elopement for you!

Kaitlin’s + Adams Wedding in the Desert

Kaitlin and Adam knew when they were planning their elopement they wanted to do a destination. Since both their families were scattered all over the United States, all family members had to travel in anyways. Kaitlin grew up in the Phoenix area and Adam grew up on the East Coast. For their elopement location, they both wanted to make a new memory in a location they both haven’t visited before; Horseshoe Bend. They didn’t want all the fluff that goes into weddings, they wanted to celebrate what truly matters to each other; committing their lives to one another!

Destination Elopement 

Page, Arizona is the perfect destination to capture the breath taking sacred land of northern Arizona! There are multiple locations just in Page that you can travel to get the iconic breath taking red rock views!

Here are some nearby locations for your desert wedding to take photos at :

  • Lake Powell
  • Slot Canyons (Antelope Canyon)
  • Pink Sand Dunes
  • Grand Canyon National Park
  • Wire Pass to Buckskin Gulch

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The Permit

If you are thinking of eloping in Horseshoe Bend for a desert wedding, the permit process is fairly easy. For weddings/elopements, the permit fee process starts with filling out a special use permit application for Glen Canyon National Recreation and sending in an $100 administration fee with the application. After approved, you send another a $200 check for the event fee.

The money must be written in a check form paid out to “Glen Canyon National Recreation Area”. Address the letter to be sent to 691 Scenic View Drive, P.O. Box 1507 Page, Arizona 86040. Tip: You want to make sure you are getting a special use permit for Glen Canyon National Recreation area for Horseshoe Bend.

If you have any further questions about the permit process, here is a good phone number to contact (928) 640-0150 and a park ranger will answer all your questions.

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Where to Stay in Page, Arizona

You could say Page, Arizona is a small town is in the middle of nowhere, literally! It is located in northern Arizona right by the border of Utah. With how popular Horseshoe Bend has become, there are a lot of new build hotels in the area for a decent price. Here are a few cute, modern, & funky hotel accommodations to stay at when visiting Page, Arizona. 

If you are thinking about eloping in northern Arizona for a wedding in the desert, send me an email and I will be happy to send you my Elopement Wedding Guide and an Arizona Elopement Location Guide! 

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Wedding Vendor:

Florals: Bloom + BluePrint Event Co.

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