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July 28-30, 2023 in Divide, Colorado

an elopement Photography retreat

for the Wanderers

Friday July 28th - Sunday July 30th, 2023

Beautiful A-Frame Cabin in Divide, Colorado

Lodging, mentorship, headshots, and TWO styled elopement shoots included!

Connect and create with fellow adventure photographers. Learn and expand your portfolio. Your weekend away in the wild.

When and Where?

Photo courtesy of AirBnb.


» Lodging
Stay in a beautiful A-frame cabin in the mountain pine forests of Divide, Colorado. Just 50 minutes from Colorado Springs or 2 hours from Denver International Airport.

» 2 Styled Shoots
Saturday: A-frame cabin ceremony, hidden red rocks hike, and sunset photos + bonus lantern portrait tutorial. 
Sunday: hiking elopement in Mueller State Park with mountain views, wildflowers, and a romantic picnic lunch.
We value inclusivity + representation. Each of our shoots will feature diverse couples.

» Mentorship
We will chat about elopement photography, marketing, posing, editing, and more.
You'll also get a one-on-one mentor chat with Allie Dearie Photography!

» Headshots
At the cabin, Allie will photograph the perfect adventurous branding headshots for you!

» Intimate setting - only 4 spots total 
No fighting for your shot during the styled shoots, or feeling left out during group chats. This retreat is all about community, intentional connection, and genuine friendship. We'll go out for group dinners, hang out at the cabin, and have an amazing time! Introverts are welcomed ♥


You are responsible for your own travel costs including (but not limited to) travel, gas, and meals.
Payments are non-refundable, but you may transfer your spot if you become unable to attend.


The Cabin

Styled Shoots

Your Photography Retreat

Just 4! This retreat is designed to be intimate. The small size allows everyone to participate equally and receive authentic one-on-one mentorship.

How many spots are available?

frequently asked questions

Photographers only! Leave your S.O. at home and connect with your photo friends for a weekend.

Who is it for?

In the small town of Divide, Colorado. Participants receive the address after signing up for safety reasons.

Where is the CABIN?

There will be group portions, as well as individual time with each set of models! You must provide vendor credit when sharing the images. Your photos are always yours to submit for publication (no exclusivity).

How do the styled shoots work?

There are 4 beds total; one king bed, 2 twin beds, and an air mattress. You can share or have your own, based on your comfort level.

Do I get my own bed?

Two styled adventure elopements!
The locations are the cabin, a Red Rocks trail nearby in Woodland Park, and Mueller State Park.


Allie Dearie is a full time adventurous wedding photographer. She specializes in elopements, and has planned + photographed many styled shoots that have been featured in major publications like Wandering Weddings, Offbeat Bride, Equally Wed, and more. 

This is For The Wanderers Retreat number 5!

She believes in community over competition, and has a passion for connecting with & uplifting fellow adventurous elopement photographers. She can't wait to share her posing, editing, marketing, and elopement planning knowledge with you!

Meet Allie


The Cabin

Photos courtesy of AirBnb.



— Amanda S. 

"I loved how I could ask you so many one on one questions and I also loved how I had space and time to get photos. I also loved how affordable it was. And I loved the stunning outdoor locations!"

— Mikaela K. 

"It was an amazing time and I’m so thankful I was able to go! Allie did an amazing job coordinating and putting everything together!"

— Brenna M.

"Thank you SO much for making my first retreat amazing and one to remember!! We had such a perfect group and I learned so much from everyone. I’m so excited to attend your future retreats! You’re such a kind hearted soul and a well organized person"

— Amelia M. 

"I loved getting the chance to just connect and chat with other photographers! The cabin was gorgeous and it was a really fun getaway weekend!"


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