Setting Up at the Mountain Thunder Lodge in Breckenridge, Colorado.

Wedding ceremony and reception venue in Breckenridge, Colorado: Mountain Thunder Lodge. | photo[StacySanchez]

We just dropped off centerpieces at the Mountain Thunder Lodge, near the historic downtown area and gondola.  Here we saw colorful Pez dispensers as place card holders and a yummy-looking candy buffet table.  This is a another real-time blog post that we just are adding a few details from the desktop, but the majority was Read the full article…

{ Real Mountain Wedding } Q&a W/ Nicole + Garri // A Winter Wedding at Sapphire Point, Near Breckenridge, Colorado.

Nicole + Garri: A Winter Wedding at Sapphire Point, near Breckenridge, Colorado. | photo[zanderography.com]

The mountains are a sacred place to many people.  And to some, it is the place where they want to exchange their vows and move on to the next stage of their life.  One magnificent location is called Sapphire Point, and is perched above scenic Lake Dillon on Swan Mountain Road, between Breckenridge and Keystone. Read the full article…

{ Real Mountain Weddings } Wedding Photography Near Breckenridge, Colorado By Studio Kiva.

Katie GIrtman© / Studio Kiva | studiokivawedding.com | Breckenridge Wedding Photography

The following photographs are from real mountain weddings near Breckenridge, Colorado.  Team Girtman of Studio Kiva have long been in the event scene in Summit County, Colorado and have been out taking lots of great photos and video of our section of the Rocky Mountains.  Once the summer settles down a bit, we’ll be sharing Read the full article…

[Photo Shoot Location] Mt. Baldy, 11,220 Feet Near Breckenridge, Colorado.

[PHOTO SHOOT LOCATION] Mt. Baldy, 11,220 feet near Breckenridge, Colorado.

This is another first for me, because I am sitting on the side of a mountain, Mt. Baldy, near Breckenridge. We’re able to create these real-time blogs with our new iPhone. After picking up a few rental items from yesterday’s wedding, I motivated to go for a late afternoon mountain bike ride. The Wildflowers are Read the full article…

The Day I-70 Shut Down: July 23, 2011

Summer in the Rocky Mountains of Copper Mountain, Colorado. | photo[StacySanchez]

As I write this, it’s Saturday evening (though I’ll schedule the post for the morning) we’re winding down from a long two days of three weddings between Breckenridge and Silverthorne.  Today, at the Mountain Thunder Lodge, we heard one of the band members frantically calling his bandmates to find out their location, as their progress Read the full article…

Bridal Bouquets for A Wedding at the Silverthorne Pavillion in Silverthorne, Colorado

Bouquets for a wedding at the Silverthorne Pavillion. Real-time blog post from Stacy Sanchez.

This is the first real-time post from a real mountain wedding in Summit County. I’m hoping to share the bouquets and the room in which the reception will take place. Your browser does not support the video tag

[How To] Break the Ice Among New Family Members and Bust A Move.

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We decided to brush up on our moves the night before the wedding at our rehearsal dinner at the neighborhood clubhouse.  We shared a local Breckenridge beer for all to enjoy and played traditional Greek and Mexican music while  learning a few dances from each other’s cultures that we would be performing the next evening at Read the full article…

{ Real Mountain Wedding } Lindsey + Jeff at Ten Mile Station in Breckenridge, Colorado. Featured in the Knot Magazine, Part Two.

{REAL MOUNTAIN WEDDING } Lindsey + Jeff at Ten Mile Station in Breckenridge, Colorado. Featured in The Knot Magazine. | photo[rachelolsenphotography.com]

We focused on the ceremony in Lindsey and Jeff’s earlier post, and we’ll now focus on the reception decor.  This real Breckenridge wedding that,  according to The Knot Magazine’s online feature , is “playing off the vintage touches of the ski lodge and the breathtaking views.  Lindsey and Jeff chose yellow, blue, green and white Read the full article…

{ Real Mountain Wedding } Lindsey + Jeff at Ten Mile Station in Breckenridge, Colorado. Featured in the Knot Magazine, Part One.

{REAL MOUNTAIN WEDDING } Lindsey + Jeff at Ten Mile Station in Breckenridge, Colorado. Featured in The Knot Magazine. | photo[rachelolsenphotography.com]

This rustic mountain wedding in the Rocky Mountains was at the Breckenridge Ski Resort’s Ten Mile Station.  A quiet, on-mountain Breckenridge wedding ceremony location and reception venue, is in our backyard, and feels like our ‘home turf’ when compared to all the other large wedding venues in our area. Photographer, Rachel Olsen, captured the bride Read the full article…

[How To] Not Get Stuck in Traffic on I-70. the Art of Mountain Travel.

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There are a few things that are fairly typical in the mountains during the summertime.  One bit of advice that I will constantly remind everyone about is the weather pattern for this time of year.  Right now, in mid-July, you can expect to see clear skies and sun in the mornings, while the afternoons will Read the full article…