This mountain inspired Adirondack Elopement Editorial took place in Saranac Lake, New York. It felt great to get out of the house and into the mountains during all of the craziness of COVID!

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Adirondack Elopement Editorial Vendors

Stylist / Planner: Katherine Phillips
Host: Mary Dougherty
Hair / Makeup: Katherine Elizabeth Salon
Flowers: Little Farmhouse Flowers
Photographer: Tom Schelling

I’m excited to share this Adirondack Elopement (featuring newlyweds Hannah and Sam) in the Adirondack Mountains. 

This wedding was styled by Lacy Geary and orchestrated by Mary Dougherty. Every detail was breathtaking. 

On the day of the wedding, we began before dawn. After driving down to Saranc Lake, we rowed out toward a small remote island. It was an intimate spot for the wedding ceremony!

We took lots of photographs as the sun rose. Because we started early in the morning, we were able to catch the beautiful sunrise light—it was the perfect way to start the morning.


Hannah & Sam’s invitation.

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How gorgeous is this stunning bouquet by Fern Croft?

Adirondack Elopement Island

The island where the ceremony was held.

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An intimate ceremony with just Hannah, Sam, and their friend and officiant Staci.

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Hannah and Sam changed after the ceremony and we headed to the Lake Placid Lodge. The waterfront reception consisted of only a handful of guests to keep things intimate.

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I seriously don’t think these two could be happier together.

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Cheers to an amazing day!


Hannah & Sam’s Adirondack Elopement Vendors

Host: Mary Dougherty
Design, Create Direction & Fashion Styling: Lacy Geary
Tom Schelling Photography
Venue: Lake Placid Lodge

Videography: Live Oak Films
Bride’s Dress: L’eto Bridal
Bride’s Shoes: Bella Belle Shoes
Florals: Fern Croft
Hair & Makeup: The Luminous Bride
Calligraphy: Layers of Loveliness


Are you interested in planning an adventure elopement? If so here are a few tips!