Aspen leaves sing like a chorus of silver wedding bells. Ponderosa pines stand up for the union of wood and stone. And, only herds of horses stand witness to ceremony. In the shadow of Black Butte, a Cascades fairytale wedding unfolds at Black Butte Ranch.

The Ranch’s frosted coniferous forests and incredible Cascade Mountain backdrop of Central Oregon have inspired painters, mountain songs, and now the modern bride.

Break the set-in-stone wedding packages of the typical destination wedding and set out for the Oregon trail, a New World designed by the destination wedding experts at Black Butte Ranch. Wielding the power to lead imagination into reality, the wedding wranglers, caterers, and support staff of Black Butte Ranch are as wise as the mountains they inhabit.

“My goal is to make the destination wedding planning experience stress free and seamless for all couples, and that every bride and groom has an unforgettable day that not only fulfills, but surpasses, their dreams and expectations,” Catering Manager and Wedding Specialist Aimee Smith said.

Like the Cascades rising above the silver-lined cloud line, exceeding expectations is a Black Butte Ranch specialty. The fairy godmothers of Black Butte Ranch’s wedding planner staff couple an unparalleled mountain ceremony backdrop with Northwest farm-to-table catering, amenities like championship golf courses, a full-service spa, and custom accommodations to lose your glass slipper for. "Oregon's Most Romantic Restaurant" and resort - a Prince Charming in waiting - is ready for its next spell-binding and mountain-inspired event.

“Couples planning a destination wedding will find all their needs met and exceeded at Black Butte Ranch. Everyone at the Ranch makes it their mission to deliver an unforgettable, customized wedding experience,” Director of Sales & Marketing Kendal Daiger said.

Follow the Oregon trail to find your fairytale wedding in Central Oregon mountain country. In the shadow of the Cascades’ Black Butte map, this is Black Butte Ranch wedding territory. No matter the depth of your wedding dream, your custom fairytale wedding is certain to come true at Black Butte Ranch.

Black Butte Ranch

Black Butte Ranch, Oregon