Head into the Woods with 14 Must-See Forest Weddings!

dreamy weddings in the woods

Call us hopeless romantics, but there is hardly anything as enchanting as a wedding in the woods. Just imagine! The smell of the pine trees, birds chirping overhead, sunlight reaching its way through the treetops—surrounded by all that nature, how could it not be totally dreamy? Sure, there might be a few things to consider like rentals, transportation, perhaps some bug spray…but that won’t deter us from the utter romance of it all. If you’re considering a forest wedding, rest easy knowing there are others who have gone before you and pulled it off without a hitch!

We’ve gathered some of our absolute favorite wedding ceremonies in the woods for some inspiration that’s guaranteed to satisfy all your fairy tale-loving, nature-obsessed, adventure-seeking hearts! Without further ado…here are 14 forest weddings that brought the dream to life!

1. A cozy ceremony with an epic backdrop:

dreamy weddings in the woods
photo: Catalina Jean Photography // venue: Sand Rock Farm as seen in this Free-Spirited Bohemian Farm Wedding

2. This circle ceremony surrounded by greenery:

dreamy weddings in the woods
photo: Carlie Statsky // venue: Santa Lucia Preserve // design: Allison Weddings // florals: Christine Cater as seen in this Wedding That Was Inspired by California’s Redwood Grove

3. This Forest wedding with twinkle lights + tall trees:

dreamy weddings in the woods
photo: Teri B Photography // venue: Deer Park Villa // coordination + floral: Jenni Grubba Events

4. This Enchanted Forest Wedding:

Enchanted Forest Wedding
photo: Carly Bish Photography // venue: Copper Creek Inn featured in This Family Style Dinner in the Woods

5. This candlelit, tree-lined ceremony:

choose a venue that looks great au naturel
photo: Kaley from Kansas // venue: private residence // design: Juniper & Lace Events // florals: Amy Kate Designs as seen in These Two Got Married on a Private Tree-Lined Road in the Middle of the Forest!

6. This sun-dappled camp wedding among the Redwoods:

dreamy weddings in the woods
photo: Luke and Mallory // venue: YMCA Camp Campbell // design: Samantha Dapper Events // florals: Shindig Chic as seen in this Rustic Wedding in the Redwoods with a Copper + Peach Palette

7. This waterfall ceremony with a petal-lined aisle:

dreamy weddings in the woods
photo: Lunalee Photography // location: Toccoa Falls

8. This Woodsy Boho Elopement:

Big Sur July 4th Inspiration
photo: Carol Oliva // Event Design: Mountains to the Sea CO as seen in this Americana Big Sur Bohemian Elopement

9. This wooded forest wedding in Woodland, Washington:

dreamy weddings in the woods
photo: Naba Zabih Photography // event design: Keen Events // florals: Blue Floral Company as seen in This Moody Woodland Wedding in Washington

10. This enchanted elopement in the rainforest of Sooke, British Columbia:

dreamy weddings in the woods
photo: Rivkah Photography // venue: Cedar Haven Weddings // design: Blushing Ivy // florals: Ingrid Rose Floral Artistry as seen in this Enchanted Elopement Shoot

11. This eclectic day in the Redwoods:

dreamy weddings in the woods
photo: Kelly Brown // planning: Ashley Smith Events // florals: Wild Club from this Eclectic + Wild Wedding in the Redwoods with Tons of Colorful Details

12. This elegant alter surrounded by tall trees:

dreamy weddings in the woods
photo: From the Daisies

13. This ethereal + romantic ceremony setting:

dreamy weddings in the woods
photo: Hazelwood Photo // venue: Union Pine // design: Ginger and You Events as seen in this Pacific Northwest Wedding with a Backdrop Made of Hops!

14. This absolutely stunning pampas grass ring by the river:

dreamy weddings in the woods
photo: Paisley Photography // planner: Megan Sawchuk Weddings // florals: Creative Edge Flowers

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dreamy weddings in the woods