24 Of The Coolest Camp Wedding Venues In The U.S.


Calling all nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts! If you want your wedding to be more of an adventure than simply an event, give your guests the gift of a summer camp-style shindig! We’ve put together a list of some of our favorite spots from across the country that can turn your celebration into the ultimate overnight experience. These beautiful locations offer comfortable accommodations in a classy campground setting—and some even allow you to sleep right under the stars!



CALIFORNIA



The Ranch at Stoney Creek

Somerset, CA

Fab Features: this unique retreat— a Pony Express lodge-turned-miner's camp-turned-B&B— embraces the area's natural beauty and "true grit" • 67 acres of ancient oaks, creeks that run year-round, historic barns, and sprawling meadows, set against mossy boulders and the soaring mountains • overnight accommodations in the rustic 1915 lodge or in tents on the sprawling property

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$

Lassen Meadows Ranch

Chester, CA

Fab Features: 160-acre private getaway in the Northern Sierras with a lake, meadows and stunning mountain views • picturesque events move from sprawling green lawns to a barn and outdoor kitchen pavilion • a private cabin for the newlyweds, and plenty of space for guest camping beneath the stars

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

AutoCamp Russian River

Guerneville, CA

Fab Features: exchange vows in a shady redwood grove • rustic-luxury lodgings in upscale Airstreams, glamping Tents, and accessible Suites • full venue buyouts include exclusive use of the airy, mid-century modern Clubhouse and the main lawn and fire pit (perfect for late night s'mores!)

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

Slide Ranch

Muir Beach, California

Fab Features: breathtaking ceremonies on a grassy bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean • glamping and late-night celebrations on the adjoining campground • intimate, laid-back receptions in the Yurt, a circular canvas structure with a clear skylight, wooden floor, and wood-burning stove

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$


COLORADO



Sage View Ranch

Paonia, CO

Fab Features: 11.5-acre mountainside retreat nestled in the lush and lovely North Fork valley • the rustic, cozy Main House boasts an adjacent al fresco deck with views of the West Elk mountain range • plenty of on-site lodging, including space for RV or tent camping (and they even offer rental tents for those who want to give it a try!)

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$

T Lazy 7 Lodge

Aspen, Colorado

Fab Features: rustic-chic celebrations surrounded by National Forest and Wilderness • al fresco celebrations in the stunning meadow or the stately 2-story log cabin • stay in one of their comfortable cabins or camp beneath the stars at Chuckwagon Grounds

Catering: BYO
Price: $$ • $$$

Aspen Grove at Sundance Trail

Red Feather Lakes, CO

Fab Features: working dude ranch with views of sprawling countryside and the Rocky Mountains • exchange vows under the gazebo at the edge of a large reflecting pond • comfortable, modern ranch accommodations paired with hearty western meals

Catering: In-house, Preferred list, BYO
Price: $

YMCA of the Rockies - Estes Park Center

Estes Park, Colorado

Fab Features: ceremonies with stunning 360-degree views of nature’s glory • variety of indoor and outdoor event spaces from the Overlook Chapel to the Mountain Lodge Pine Room • an array of cabins and lodges provide comfortable accommodations and serve as home base for fishing, horseback riding, and hiking

Catering: In-house
Price: $


IDAHO



Ranch View Venue & Campgrounds

New Meadows, ID

Fab Features: working cattle ranch with 360-degree mountain vistas • celebrations in the 100-year-old barn • endless DIY possibilities for events from 50 to 150 guests

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $


MARYLAND



Blue Moon Rising

McHenry, Maryland

Fab Features: exchange vows in a natural woodland “cathedral” surrounded by towering pines • cocktails served from a charming tipi • tiny home-inspired cabins are designed with vintage furnishings and front porches made for relaxing

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


NEW HAMPSHIRE



Loch Lyme Lodge

Lyme, NH

Fab Features: charming country resort perched at the edge of a crystal-clear lake • exchange vows at the water’s edge, followed by lawn games and mingling as the sun sets behind the trees • 20 cute, rustic cabins mean many in your party can stay right on-site, enjoying a weekend of swimming, boating, kayaking, fishing, and more

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$


NEW YORK



Full Moon Resort

Big Indian, New York

Fab Features: set on 100 idyllic acres of forest, streams, meadows, and fields • the turn-of-the-century inn boasts B&B style rooms, lodges, cottages, tent camping and a yurt • the versatile location can host everything from down-home country barbecues to formal gourmet dinners

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


NORTH CAROLINA



Emerald Ridge Farm

Weaverville, NC

Fab Features: historic farm only 12 minutes from Asheville but secluded among acres of pastoral meadows, oaks, and rolling hills • ceremonies set against the mountains with receptions in the classic red barn or under the stars on the expansive deck • cozy lodgings in the modern farmhouse

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

JuneBug Retro Resort

Weaverville, NC

Fab Features: 50-acre lush woodland resort just 12 minutes north of Asheville • creekside ceremonies beneath a canopy of walnut trees, or something more intimate in the dreamy treehouse • guests can rent one of 10 restored 1950s campers and spend the weekend hiking, exploring, or lounging in the hammocks

Catering: In-house, BYO
Price: $ • $$


OREGON



Camp Colton

Colton, OR

Fab Features: exchange vows in the historic wood chapel or beneath the majestic evergreens in the property's lush, 85-acre forest • sophisticated Creekside Reception Hall boasts a chef-designed commercial kitchen, a creekside bar, and spacious patio • plenty of rustic accommodations, including a special getting ready cottage/honeymoon suite, shared cottages, and a cozy yurt

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $$

Black Butte Ranch

Black Butte Ranch, OR

Fab Features: exchange vows beneath a canopy of willow trees • the banquet hall and terrace afford gorgeous mountain vistas • lodging options range from private rooms and condos to spacious custom homes

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Camp Cedar Ridge

Vernonia, OR

Fab Features: a gorgeous 32-acre property nestled in the foothills of the Pacific Coast Range • gorgeous wooded ceremonies followed by rustic receptions in the open-air pavilion • endless outdoor activities ranging from yard games to basketball and volleyball courts to hiking trails and even a 300-foot slip-and-slide!

Catering: In-house, BYO
Price: $

Westcliff Lodge

Hood River, OR

Fab Features: ceremonies with a stunning backdrop of the Columbia River • receptions on the manicured lawns bordered by pines and wildflowers • 3 furnished glamping sites (closed until 2021), nearby wineries, and outdoor activities make for a fun guest experience

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$


TEXAS



Cypress Falls Event Center

Wimberley, TX

Fab Features: private event center surrounded by trees and picturesque fields • ceremonies with a waterfall backdrop or in a shady grove • the 22-room retreat boasts a swimming hole, kayaking, stand-up paddling, and tennis courts

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $$

Cypress Valley Event Center

Spicewood, TX

Fab Features: say "I do" on a platform suspended between 500-year-old cypress trees • receptions beneath a dramatic white sailcloth canopy upheld by towering cypress pillars, a permanent stage, and beautiful nighttime lighting • accommodations for up to 30 people in the 5 treehouses and Ranch House, and a zipline canopy tour for your most adventurous friends!

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

Camp Lucy

Dripping Springs, Texas

Fab Features: a variety of event spaces from the restored French Colonial chapel to the dramatic timber-framed Great Hall • luxurious accommodations provide a great home base for guests to enjoy local wineries and breweries • amenities include plush pillow-top mattresses, fine linens, free WiFi, and a complimentary breakfast

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

The Wildflower Wedding and Special Event Venue

Emory, Texas

Fab Features: nestled on 50 scenic acres of open meadows dotted with towering Oak and Cedar trees • the modern farmhouse boasts exposed beams and a wall of windows that overlook the shimmering 2-acre pond • the luxurious yurts come equipped with heat and air conditioning, a toilet, a mini-fridge, a Keurig coffee maker, and more!

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


WASHINGTON



Lakedale

Friday Harbor, Washington

Fab Features: ceremonies on a secluded beach, in a wildflower meadow, or on a grassy point surrounded by the island’s lakes • the Great Room provides an inviting atmosphere for receptions • guests can chose from a variety of fun lodging options like the luxurious lake house, log or canvas cabins, yurts, and even a vintage airstream trailer

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

TreeHouse Point

Issaquah, Washington

Fab Features: beautiful forest venue along the Raging River • the cedar-lined Pond Room is perfect for cocktails, dinner, and dancing • each unique treehouse has its own balcony and hand-hewn bed

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$

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