What's your dream? Let's make it happen!

Officiant, Concierge & Adventurer

Nearby in Nature or Deep in the Wild

Elope, Wed or Renew Your Vows. 

I'd be honored to perform your ceremony & help you plan. 

Paul Marsh - human being, PhD

Perfect for Your Outdoor Wedding


Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park. Go-anywhere wedding, officiant. Elope, wed or renew your vows.


 My mission is to perform your beautiful ceremony in your gorgeous location. 

Nearby in nature, or Deep in the wild.

Your wedding is the formal union of your hearts and the joyful celebration of your love.

We work together to create your custom ceremony. 

A ceremony that embrace your spiritual traditions and includes any other elements you want.

We'll also discuss the marriage license process and options.

Your ceremony is performed in a heartfelt and joyful style.

Perfect for couples who have an independent, DIY or Bohemian streak.

Help is also available for making your planning a breeze. That's Concierge Service.

Perfect for any outdoor wedding.

For more traditional settings and larger gatherings, my performance provides a world class touch to an intimate moment.

I've officiated more than 100 weddings, planned events & been a public speaker for more than 40 years.

Let's make your dream happen.


Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park. Go-anywhere wedding, officiant. Elope, wed or renew your vows.

 Planning can be challenging or stressful, especially from a distance.

 Concierge service is help for do-it-yourself planning. It's designed to reduce uncertainty, decrease stress with making decisions, and make your life easier.  I'll be here to help you with planning and logistics.

I can help you find it! Concierge service includes information and local insights on locations, travel, logistics, photographers, marriage license, and more. You'll have access online to Planning Resources for the wedding and during your trip. I'll also be your on-call planning assistant.


Black Sands Beach, Shelter Cove, CA. Go-anywhere wedding, officiant. Elope, wed or renew your vows.

Celebrate in the location that's perfect for the two of you. In the Old-Growth Redwoods, on an uncrowded, pristine beach or at the river's edge, while floating, on top of a mountain, or ...  Your chosen spot and time. Locally, Humboldt County and Del Norte County offer a vast and diverse selection of gorgeous locations.

I love what I do. And I'd be honored to help you create your wedding day, perform your ceremony and help to plan your adventure.We'll do this on your schedule. Let's chat so you can see if I'm right for the two of you. 

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peace & love, 


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Your Officiant & Concierge

Paul Marsh, human being, PhD

Go-anywhere wedding officiant in the redwoods of Northern California. elope, wed or renew your vows.

Officiant, Minister, Adventurer and Concierge. My goal is to help make your ceremony and trip easy, joyful and memorable. I'm an enthusiastic and heartfelt speaker with 40 years of experience. My youthful energy and calm presence set the tone. Your personal ceremony benefits from my experience and research.

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