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High Mountain Weddings

Wedding Officiant
Main Office Location:
By Appointment Only
South Lake Tahoe, California 96150

Contact: J. Dunbar Denniston
Phone: 530/577-6030
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Service Area:

Beautiful Lake Tahoe: Emerald Bay to Zephyr Cove.

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Company Founded { 2000 }
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High Mountain Weddings offers special pricing for weekday weddings!

Services Offered

High Mountain Weddings offers officiant services for outdoor weddings in the beautiful and scenic Lake Tahoe area. Rev. Josh Denniston and his team of high-quality ministers provide both religious and secular ceremonies to suit most faiths and beliefs. Visit their website to view ceremony examples, or feel free to bring them your own custom vows. High Mountain Weddings’ ministers are also happy to include immediate and new family members into your ceremony.

Officiant services start at $250. For an extra fee, their notary public will issue a California wedding license on-site. If you would be interested in High Mountain Weddings’ full-service wedding package, which includes professional wedding photography, flowers, a limousine and more, please see their Elopement Services page.

Questions and Answers

What 3 words best describe your work?

Professional, fun, personable.

Tell us about your company name.

High Mountain Weddings brings to mind the beautiful Sierra Nevada where we are lucky enough to work.

What is the best advice you give a couple when planning their wedding?

Plan for yourself, and not just for your guests.

What are 3 words that describe your personality?

Calm, happy and diligent.

Extracurricular activities:

Mountain biking, hiking with my Golden Retriever on the beach, and traveling to improve my photography.

What's your favorite way to wind down after a hard day?

Long walk with my Golden in the woods here near Tahoe.

What are some of your favorite places to eat—either everyday spots or special occasion splurges?

Sunnyside Bar and Grill.

High Mountain Weddings Covers These Areas:

  - Tahoe
Northern California
  - Lake Tahoe
  - And other areas by special arrangement.

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Verified Reviews from Real Brides & Grooms

“Rev. Josh Denniston absolutely listened to what I wanted and went above and beyond each time I had a question or request. I was very happy with the planning process, they were very informative and thorough.”

“Our officiant was wonderful, professional and informative. She did a beautiful job and matched the vows to our blended family.”

“Rev. Josh is fun and friendly and he totally relaxed us, he was calm and assuring. In general he made us feel relaxed and at ease.”

“Our officiant delivered the ceremony better than planned—she was absolutely amazing! Made it very special and unforgettable for not only my husband and I, but also my parents.”

“Rev. Josh Denniston was the kindest and most patient and informative person I spoke with. He did not skip a beat and everything was done right on time. He and our officiant provided excellent service and a wedding to remember!

“The setting and Emerald Bay at sunset was beautiful. Our wedding was what we had hoped for—a stress-free, beautiful destination wedding.”

“It was AWESOME! I waited 10 years to finally get married, and High Mountain Weddings made it exactly what I had envisioned and hoped for.”

“It truly was a magical experience. They exceeded our expectations.”

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