Elopement Guide

Credit: Jen McLeod

All you need to know to get started

Each package include all the essentials to ensure a stress-free and memorable wedding, elopement or vow renewal, whilst still allowing you to add on extra optional services if needed. By only working with trusted suppliers that are great at what they do, I ensure that everything runs as smoothly as possible on your wedding day.

Step 1:

Choose a Photographer


I only work with local people who know and and love this incredible area. Check out this list of amazing photographers, ready to capture every detail of your special day.

Step 2: Flowers

As part of your elopement package, and based on your floral inspiration and taste, we will arrange one of the below floral options:

  • One bouquet and one boutonniere
  • Two boutonnieres
  • Two small bridal posies

You are welcome to also order extras like a flower crown or extra flowers for your hair...

Want to go green? Ask us about our seasonal locally grown flowers. Please note that additional charge may apply for specialty flowers.

Image of a bride holding a flower bouquet

Credit: Jen McLeod

Step 3: The Cake

A small wedding cake for 2 people will be included with your elopement package. ​

  • Chocolate Mousse
  • Chocolate Hazelnut Mousse
  • Vanilla Bean and Berry
  • Classic Carrot Cake
  • Lemon and Raspberry
  • Salted Caramel and Chocolate
  • Classic Cheesecake

Picture of a cake

Step 4: The Location Of The Ceremony

Big Beach

Located a short walk from town at the foot of Matterson Drive in Ucluelet, this beach has a sheltered picnic area, warm sandy beach, volcanic rocks and access to the Wild Pacific Trail.

  • Location: Ucluelet
  • Type: Beach
  • Access: Easy
  • Capacity: Unlimited
  • Privacy: Medium

Browns Beach

After a short forest walk on the Wild Pacific Trail the cove emerges on the edge of cliffs. Sheltered beach, volcanic rocks, Browns beach is ideal for an intimate ceremony.

  • Location: Ucluelet
  • Type: Beach/Cove
  • Access: 5 min walking
  • Capacity: 10
  • Privacy: Intimate

Schooner Cove & Trail

(Closed due to Covid-19 until further notice) Spectacular and fairly secluded beach that is accessible from Long Beach North at low tide. There is a Schooner Cove trail that can take you to Long Beach North. The boardwalk trail is 2 km through beautiful temperate rainforest.

  • Location: Tofino
  • Type: Beach/Rainforest
  • Access: 15 min walking
  • Capacity: 15
  • Privacy: Intimate

Tonquin Beach

Tonquin offers white sand, sheltered coves and stunning sunsets. With its westerly exposure, Tonquin has the advantage of full sun throughout the day. Continuing along the trail at the top of the stairs will lead to the Lighthouse Trail, which weaves through the forest along the scenic coastline.

  • Location: Tofino
  • Type: Sandy Beach
  • Access: 5 min walking
  • Capacity: 15
  • Privacy: Medium

Tonquin Rainforest

The Rainforest of Tonquin offers the perfect intimate location for your elopement. Continuing along the trail at the top of the stairs will lead to the Lighthouse Trail, which weaves through the forest along the scenic coastline.

  • Location: Tofino
  • Type: Forest
  • Access: 10 min walking
  • Capacity: 10
  • Privacy: Medium

rainforest picture

Step 5: Add On Services

Bridal hair and makeup service:

Guest hair and makeup service

Bridal flower crown

Guest boutonniere

Dog flower collar

Single tier cake from Zoe's Bakery

Additional 1 hour of photography coverage

Elopement Cinematic video (no vows recorded)

Elopement Cinematic video (with vows recorded)

$500

$350

(ask for a quote)

$45

$75

$65

starting at $650.00

$1500.00

$1900

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Credit: Paul Levy

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