It’s no surprise that Oregon offers some of the most beautiful spots in the PNW for your engagement shoot. Here are my top 10 stunning spots in Oregon to have your engagement session!
Yachats, Oregon. About three hours from Portland, Yachats offers a variety of backdrops. From gorgeous cliff-sides, to forested beaches, it is a great option for those looking to adventure!
Hug Point State Recreation Site. The beautiful beachside waterfall and rocky caves offer a unique and stunning environment that is sure to pop in the background of your pictures.
Cape Kiwanda. Sand dunes, orange rock, and sunsets oh my! This spot really represents some of the most iconic views of the Oregon Coast.
Government Cove. An island-like location in the Columbia River Gorge. River views, mountain views, and rocky backdrops that are sure to deliver!
Hoyt Arboretum. For those looking to stick close to Portland, Hoyt offers all of the PNW feels close to the city. From the beautiful redwoods to nearby Pittock Mansion, this spot is great for those who want a little city, a little forest.
Latourell Falls. The magic of this waterfall is evident upon arrival. While the falls are easily accessible, if you go on a weekday it almost feels like another world all your own!
Florals for this gorgeous shoot by Flowers by Alana
Wachlella Falls. A moderate hike in (1.5 miles) allows for an enchanting experience. In the middle of a huge canyon lays the rushing aqua blue falls.
Mt Hood. There are many spots at Mt. Hood to pull over for photos. The winter offers gorgeous snow backdrops, while in the summer – spots like Trillium lake offer a whole other mountain experience!
Stunning winter bouquet by Bride City Blooms
Smith Rock State Park. About 2.5 hours from Portland, Smith Rock offers unique high dessert vibes. The impressive rock, open views, and beautiful river make this location an adventurous option for those up for something different!
The Alvord Dessert. A seven hour treck from Portland, this desert is perfect for the lovers looking to head for an overnight adventure. The pure quiet of getting out of society forms a perfect environment to connect with your love! From incredible stargazing to natural hot springs, this is one adventure that is sure to refresh the soul!
Gorgeous hand painted jacket by Letters and Dust
Whether you are hoping for something nearby to Portland, or you are ready to set off on an overnight adventure, Oregon has so many incredible locations for your Engagement Session! Let me know what inspires you and I can help you choose the perfect spot to reflect your love!
Flowers for the Alvord Shoots: Flowers by Alana
Ready to adventure with me?? Let’s do it