Some might call January in Humboldt County an ambitious choice for an elopement date. I prefer to call it an adventurous choice. For the brave of heart and true weather romantics. Erm, sorry, Romantics. Capital R. I'm talking Caspar David Friedrichs Wanderer above the Sea of Fog Romantics. Rain? Check. Wind? Check. Check. Puddles large enough to swallow a car? Check. Check. Check is this mic on? Slight hyperbole but you feel me.
The keys to a successful Humboldt winter elopement? 1. Wear boots. 2. Messy hair. Don't care. 3. Book an incredible back up location just in case your travel plans fall through. Kameko & Dan had initially planned to say their vows in a cathedral of trees at Prairie Creek Redwoods but when travel became treacherous, they opted to hold the ceremony beneath the cathedral ceiling of the Oyster Suite at the Humboldt Bay Social Club instead. And I have two words about this amazing property - book now!