9 Stunning Southwest Colorado Ceremony Locations

Whether you are renewing your vows, tying the knot in an intimate ceremony or planning a destination wedding with 300 guests, southwest Colorado offers an exquisite array of jaw-dropping wedding sites. We’ve hand-picked nine fairytale locations with scenic mountain backdrops out of a storybook.

 


 

1.  TOP OF LIFT ONE AT PURGATORY RESORT  |  Durango, Colorado

An alpine meadow where the Paradise, 7th Heaven, and Upper Hades runs intersect with incredible views of the San Juan Mountains.

 

Mountaintop ceremony on Purgatory Resort, Durango. Colorado

above images by Allison Ragsdale Photography

 



 

2. DANTE’S AT PURGATORY RESORT  |  Durango, Colorado

A secluded mountaintop setting with spectacular views of five surrounding mountain ranges.

 

above image by Allison Ragsdale Photography
above image by Ginger Moose Photography

 



 

3. CASCADE VILLAGE  |  Durango, Colorado

Hold your ceremony in a meadow surrounded by nature with stunning views of the Needles Mountain Range.

 

Ceremony site at Cascade Village, Durango, Colorado

above image by Jenne Anne Photography

Ceremony site at Cascade Village, Durango, Colorado

above image by Shutterfreek

 



 

4.  EUREKA LODGE  |  Silverton, Colorado

Once a miners hotel, now a rustic venue. This stunning location is on the Alpine Loop just above the ghost town of Eureka.

 

Eureka Lodge, Silverton Colorado

Weddings at Eureka Lodge, Silverton Colorado

above images by illuminarts

 



 

5.  TOWN OF SILVERTON  |  Silverton, Colorado

Tie the knot in this historic and charming alpine town high in the San Juan Mountains.

 

A Casual Summer Destination Wedding in Silverton, Colorado

Weddings in Silverton, Colorado

above images by illuminarts

 



 

6.  DOUBLE R RANCH  | Mancos, Colorado

This wilderness location above Jackson Lake is surrounded by thousands of acres of National Forest. You are off the grid with zero light pollution. Bring your tents or rent the log cabin and yurts.

 

Double R Ranch Weddings, Mancos Colorado

 



 

7.  RIDGEWOOD EVENT CENTER |  Hesperus, Colorado

Recite your vows on a lush lawn framed by cottonwoods facing the La Plata Mountains.

 

above image by illuminarts

A Simple Wedding at Ridgewood Event Center, Durango, Colorado

above image by Aspen Groen

 



 

 

8.  BOYCE MEADOWS AT PURGATORY RESORT |  Durango, Colorado

The Needles Mountain Range provides the backdrop as you exchange vows in one of Purgatory’s most peaceful settings.

 

Happiness on Durango Mountain, Durango Colorado wedding
 above image by Shutterfreek

 



 

 9.  ENGINEER MEADOW AT PURGATORY RESORT |  Durango, Colorado

This location is nestled in an aspen grove framed by the rugged peak of Engineer Mountain.

 

Purgatory Resort Weddings, Durango Mountain Weddings

above image by illuminarts

 


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