You can debate the relative merits of living on the west coast vs. the east coast, but when it comes to hiking and camping trips, I’m afraid New York can’t quite compete with northern California. That being said, there are so many secret parks and campsites in upstate New York that are worth exploring, not to mention the gorgeous Appalachian Mountains that run down the east coast! I’ve already got a handful of hiking trips planned for the summer. Here are 10 pieces for camping in style on the east coast that you should wear this summer!
10 Pieces for Camping in Style: East Coast 1 of 10
Keep reading to see the 10 pieces to wear on your camping trip this summer.
Main image via The Urban List
Hooded Vest 2 of 10
Whether you're hiking in the Appalachian Mountains or beach camping in Long Island, you'll need to bring clothes that are easy to layer. This hooded vest would be perfect for those chilly summer nights! Buy it here at Arrow and Arrow.
Beanie 3 of 10
A warm, comfy beanie is an absolute must for any camping trip. Wear this one to remind yourself that you are "Killin' It" on that hike. Buy it here at Karma Loop.
Vintage Hiking Boots 4 of 10
When it comes to hiking boots, I've always preferred to wear my old worn leather boots because they're the easiest on my feet. I love these vintage leather hiking boots. Buy them here at The Red Well.
Canvas Backpack 5 of 10
Hike the mountains in style with this vintage canvas backpack. Buy it here at The Old Well.
Plaid Shirt 6 of 10
Let's be honest: plaid shirts have become the unofficial uniform for campers. And for good reason - they're perfect for layering and can be worn buttoned or unbuttoned. Buy this one here at Totokaelo.
Swimsuit 7 of 10
Whether or not you're hiking to a waterfall, I usually like to bring along a swimsuit just in case! Isn't this dinosaur print so cool? Buy it here at Black Milk.
Boyfriend Jeans 8 of 10
If you're planning an overnight campout, consider bringing a comfy pair of boyfriend jeans on your trip. Buy these here at Zara.
Montbell Jacket 9 of 10
Depending on when you decide to camp, the weather can drop to low temperatures in the evenings. It may be a good idea to pack along a lightweight down jacket like this one. Buy it here at Montbell.
Gray Hoodie 10 of 10
Everyone needs a go-to American Apparel hoodie for camping trips. Buy this one here at Asos.