A simple but romantic elopement along side a beautiful, secluded creek in the Smoky Mountains Near Gatlinburg, Tennessee. This couple decided to leave family and friends at home so they could enjoy a private outdoor wedding ceremony. This creek provides the perfect setting anytime of year, this was early spring just as the trees began sprouting leaves. They were even able to use a unique unity candle, a rare occasion for an outdoor wedding. This quiet, peaceful corner of Gatlinburg is away from the noise and crowds of town, nestled up against the edge of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.