***Leave no trace, people!!! Please do NOT keep reading if you plan on leaving trash or harassing wildlife. Otherwise please enjoy this article on Why You Need to Propose in Yosemite National Park!

With over 700,000 acres to explore and hiking trails ranging from minutes to days long, it can be easy to see why hundreds of couples say YES in the magical valley of Yosemite National Park! In this blog post, we go over our Why You Need to Propose in Yosemite National Park!

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1) Experience How it Might Feel to get Married in YNP

According to The Knot, the hardest decision most couples make for their wedding day is picking a venue. What if we told you that Yosemite is so jaw-droppingly beautiful that it makes the venue decision EASY!

First Kiss at Glacier Point

The epic views, fresh smell of mountain air, and lack of cell service are just a few reasons why hundreds of couples marry in Yosemite National Park each year! There’s more than 5 ceremony locations for you to choose from!

The Infamous Road at Glacier Point

When you’re done popping the question (and Bae says YES!) then ask bae if they want to get married in Yosemite – Glacier Point is great place to ask!

2) You Can Ride Bikes & Scout for Wildlife!

Bike Ride in Yosemite

You thought leg day was over after the hike? Think again! Riding a bike is the best method of transportation in the valley (especially during traffic) because you get a quieter, cleaner perspective of the park!

Deer Photo Bombs!

Yosemite is filled with wildlife from birds to bears, make sure to keep your eyes attentive for these cute little animals!

3) Bae’s Instagram Will THANK YOU!

Why You Need to Propose in Yosemite National Park

#Yosemite has more than 2.5M posts, Bae’s proposal pic will likely be at the top with all your friends and family commenting “congrats!” All jokes aside, Yosemite is such a photogenic landscape that you’ll end up with more photos than you could ever edit!

You might even catch some crazy people slack lining across the alley!

4) No Cell Service & Long Walks Make for Quality Conversation

Why You Need to Propose in Yosemite National Park

The final (and our personal favorite) reason to propose in Yosemite National Park is the walkability score. You can walk from the valley to restaurants, bars, and hikes! The best part is you’ll have NO CELL SERVICE – so you can be full present while spending time with bae!

Why You Need to Propose in Yosemite National Park

“Many people die at twenty five and aren’t buried until they are seventy five.” – Benjamin Franklin”

The sunrise at Glacier Point will make you feel alive! Ben Frank is proud of you!!

This concludes our top 4 reasons why you need to propose in Yosemite National Park! Make sure to dress your best so you look good in photos, here’s tips on what to wear when you ask the question! Ready to pop the question? Get in touch!


Aug 2, 2019


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