Additional Fees

There are some locations that have additional fees, this would be additional on top of the base price. This is based on things such as longer session time because of hiking, additional permitting, or distance from Denver.

17 Mile House Farm Park

Parker, Colorado

A cute little spot in Parker with a farm house set up, a big gorgeous tree out front, and a small trail behind

Brainard Lake

Nederland/Boulder, Colorado

A gorgeous lake with mountain views. This location is only accessible in the summer time. There is an $11 entrance fee for this location to get into Brainard Recreational area

Cheesman Park

Denver, Colorado

This is a gorgeous park right outside of Downtown Denver. It has a good mixture of big trees and a park feel mixed with the elegant white pavilion

Downtown Castle Rock

Castle Rock, Colorado

In the past years, downtown Castle Rock has gotten really cute. It would be the perfect spot for an engagement session with cute storefronts, quaint streets, and a small park with a creek.

Downtown Denver

Denver, Colorado

There are endless great spots in Downtown Denver for an urban vibe for your engagement photos. The majority of spots do not require permitting. Additional fees will apply if you want to shoot at the Dairy Block or inside Union Station.

Echo Lake

Idaho Springs, Colorado

Evergreen Lake House

Evergreen, Colorado

A beautiful lake surrounded by evergreen trees. Minimal shade, shoot for evenings

Fairgrounds Park

Loveland, Colorado

Small local park with a cute stream and bridge

Fountain Creek Regional Park

Fountain, Colorado

Garden of the Gods

Colorado Springs, Colorado

The popular and iconic Garden of the Gods has gorgeous views and red rocks

Golden History Park

Golden, Colorado

This adorable park in Golden has different barns/buildings for different backgrounds and textures. It sits right up against Clear Creek for water pictures. Also goes by the name Clear Creek History Park

Golden Ponds

Longmont, Colorado

This park has six different ponds, bridges, and tall grasses which provides a variety to your engagement session

Highlands Ranch Mansion

Highlands Ranch, Colorado

Highlands Ranch Mansion is a gorgeous high end wedding venue right in the city. When there is no private events, the outside grounds are open to the public and make the perfect spot for elegant engagement photos. There is also some green space around the venue for variety.

Loveland Pass Lake

Loveland, Colorado

Additional Fees: + $150

An easy 0.8 mile hike to Loveland Pass Lake! This tends to be a longer session due to the hiking aspect. Get gorgeous mountain and lake views!

Mill House/Phillip S Miller Park

Castle Rock, Colorado

This is a pretty little spot in Castle Rock that features a cabin style venue, a pond, and hiking trails. Has some color in the fall

Mount Falcon

Indian Hills, Colorado

Mount Falcon west trailhead features gorgeous views and room to spread out. This is a very popular photo spot and I would avoid the weekends.

North Cheyenne Canyon #19 Pull Off

Colorado Springs, Colorado

This is a gorgeous pull off on the road in North Cheyenne Canyon Park. There is limited parking. There is plenty of shade for shoots any time of day. Lots of hiking trails in the area, so it tends to be busier in the mornings.

Pine Valley Ranch Park

Pine, Colorado

This is a personal favorite of mine. It has a wide variety of spots including green trees year round, a river, a lake, gazebo, and brides. You can stay right by the parking lot for gorgeous spots or walk 0.5 to the lake

Red Rock Canyon Open Space

Colorado Springs, Colorado

This has pretty "Garden of the God" like views and a less busy park. A 5-10 minute walk uphill is required, so bring comfy shoes.

Standley Lake

Westminster, Colorado

This is a regional park and requires a $7 vehicle entrance fee. There are nice tall grasses and a lake here with some foothill views. Due to lack of shade, evening sessions are recommended

Ute Valley Trail

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Adventure Engagement Locations

Want to go on a gorgeous hike for your engagement sessions? These locations are for you!

With adventure engagement sessions, they tend to take more time than the standard one hour session due to distance from Denver and hiking time. Because of this, you can find the additional fee you would add on top of the "base" $200 engagement package

Chief Mountain Trail

Evergreen, Colorado

Additional Fee: + $150

This is a 3.1 mile moderate hike that has a larger elevation gain with mountain views from the top

Crags Trail

Pike National Forest

Additional Fee: + $250

This is a 4.8 moderate hike that is on the back side of Pikes Peak and features a pretty meadow along the way and gorgeous views at the top

Horseshow Trail to Frazer Meadows

Golden Gate State Park

Additional Fee: + $150

This 3.8 mile moderate hike is in Golden Gate State Park and ends at a gorgeous meadow. There is a state park entrance fee per vehicle here

Long Lake

Nederland/Boulder, Colorado

Additional Fees: + $150

This is a beautiful 1.8 mile hike. This is a longer session due to hiking and stopping at all the gorgeousness along the way. This is in Brainard Lake recreational area and requires an $11 entrance fee. This location is only accessible in the summer time.

Loveland Pass Lake

Loveland, Colorado

Additional Fee: + $150

This is a 0.8 mile easy hike that features a lake and mountain views

Saint Mary's Glacier

Idaho Springs, Colorado

Additional Fee: + $150

This is a 1.9 mile rocky moderate hike that is one of my favorite places in Colorado but is crowded. I would recommend avoiding the weekends at this spot.

Sawmill Reservoir

Breckenridge, Colorado

Additional Fee: + $150

This is a 1.3 mile easy hike to a reservoir with mountain views