A romantic outdoor marriage proposal could be a memorable way for active people to say “yes” to a lifetime filled with happiness.
Here are five tips for planning a romantic adventurous marriage proposal:
Chose a convenient time
Choosing a convenient time is an important step in planning any type of marriage proposal. Couples can have busy schedules, so it is important to know when there is available time. This consideration is an important part of the planning process because the marriage proposal has a greater chance of being successful if you pick the right time.
Make sure the weather is suitable
It is important to be mindful of possible weather conditions that might interfere with the marriage proposal. When planning the special occasion, you would not want a sudden rain shower to spoil the moment. The best scenario in terms of weather may depend on the interests of the couple, but weather needs to be considered during the planning process.
Organize an adventurous outdoor date
Couples have different ideas of what they like to do for fun in the outdoors. This is important to note because an adventurous outdoor date could turn into the right moment for proposing. A marriage proposal should try to be kept a surprise. There are many activities to choose from, including a hike up a mountain or skiing down one, depending on the weather and season. Another suggestion is to stop along the way where there is a scenic view with an excuse that you are tired and need a break from the activity. This would be a good time for the proposal, and by the way, do not forget to bring the ring.
Select the perfect location (should be private)
The perfect location of the marriage proposal depends on the adventurous outdoor date. If a couple enjoys the winter season, find a ski resort to visit. If a couple enjoys the summer, find a beach to take a stroll on while finding a place that would be comfortable to ask the important question. A word of advice is that the location should be preferably private, as onlookers could become a distraction.
Visit the location ahead of time (no surprises!)
Visiting the location ahead of time may be a wise idea. The location could be a place that has some romantic history. Hopefully it will still be the same perfect spot as you remember it. Having some familiarity with the area could help the marriage proposal go smoothly.
Bridal Guide, “10 Tips for Planning the Perfect Marriage Proposal,” Yahoo! Shine.
Josh Levs, “Tips from a marriage proposal expert,” CNN.com.