Married in the beauty of Nature. The perfect way to celebrate your love.

Nearby in Nature or Deep in the Wild

Elope, Wed or Renew Your Vows. I'd be honored to perform your ceremony.

Paul Marsh - human being, PhD

Officiant, Concierge & Adventurer

Perfect for Your Wedding


Welcome and thank you for considering my services! Helping couples who want to get married in nature, away from the crowds. With a ceremony that captures their essence. In a gorgeous location. Small or large gatherings of family & friends, or not. I love what I do.

Congratulations on your upcoming marriage! It's an exciting next step in your relationship.

My services are designed for couples who need an officiant and want help with planning the details. Concierge Service.

I write a custom ceremony that captures your essence as a couple, embraces your spiritual traditions and connects your relationship to nature. On the day of your ceremony, my performance is enthusiastic and heartfelt.


We celebrate your love in the gorgeous location that speaks to your love. The Redwoods, on a beach or a river bank, while floating, on top of a mountain, or ...  Your chosen location and timing. I can help you identify the place that's perfect for you!

Concierge Service

I'll be your planning assistant. Planning a destination wedding can be a challenge. Stressful? Maybe. Concierge Service is designed to give you help for planning. Greatly reducing uncertainty or anxiety by providing information about location, travel, logistics, photographers, marriage license, photographers, local insights and more. 

Includes access to Exclusive Resources for Do-It-Yourself Planning. An "on call" human for Q&A.

I can also provide specialty planning for events in remote wilderness locations. Adventure Weddings.

It would be a privilege to get to know you and be a part of your wedding day.

Your Style & Chosen Location


Destination wedding, go-anywhere officiant. Humboldt Redwoods State Park. Elope.

Elope, Wed or Renew Your Vows on the gorgeous Redwood Coast. I write your ceremony and give an enthusiastic performance on your wedding day. There are miles of remote beaches, majestic redwoods, wild & scenic rivers, and rugged mountains to choose from. Short notice for a Wedding Officiant? Can Do!


Destination wedding or vow renewal officiant in northern California

Want a more traditional wedding in the great outdoors? The perfect beautiful location is the one that captures your heart. I provide support for your planning challenges, go with you and then deliver an inspiring performance of your personal ceremony. Creating joyful memories for you and your guests. Just an Officiant? Can Do!


Destination wedding or elopement officiant

No One else will ever have the same wedding. High on a mountain, floating down a river or anywhere in between. A  one-of-a-kind adventure for your family and friends. With memories for everyone. Or elope, simply. Planning and logistics for events in remote wilderness locations are a specialty. 

All of the details handled for you.

Paul Marsh, human being, PhD

Go-anywhere destination wedding officiant in the redwoods of Northern California.

Officiant, Minister, Adventurer and Concierge. I'm a enthusiastic and inspiring speaker with 40 years of experience. My youthful character and calm presence set the tone. Your personal ceremony benefits from  insights about the spiritual values of wilderness and nature that come from my experience and research.

What do people say?

Go-anywhere Wedding Officiant. Elope in the Redwoods. Mountain Goats @ Anza-Borrego State Park

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A Ceremony Just for You + Personal Service + Help with Planning & Local Information

I hope the you enjoy this video about the amazing world that you'll find when you visit us. Humboldt County in northern California. We're on the Redwood Coast, and we look forward to seeing you.