Camping and Hiking Fashion

Guest Blogger - April Clark, Fashion Aficionado, Beauty, Lifestyle Blogger 

 

Camping season is in full swing this spring! Now is the time to take inventory of your camping and hiking gear and replace or purchase the necessities for your next adventure!

WATERPROOF JACKET

Look for recycled polyester shell jackets.  They protect against rain and heavy winds. Jackets should be an easily packable layer so you can be ready for anything at the campsite or on the trails.

BASE LAYER

Make sure you have a warm, breathable base layer, this is key to comfortable camping in spring. Look for a versatile top that has odor control fabric so you can backpack in it fit is usually made with recycled polyester.

CONVERTIBLE HIKING PANTS

A must-have is a pair of convertible pants.  Cool mornings or unexpectedly warm hikes won’t catch you unprepared. Roll up the bottom with internal tabs to create capris or zip off into shorts. 

BANDANA

A sturdy bandana is one of the most versatile camping accessories it can do everything from help you keep the hair out of your face to wipe your head from a long hike.

WIDE BRIM HAT

Protect your head and neck all day long with this wide-brimmed hat.

HIKNG SHOES

Find lightweight shoes made for hiking that are breathable waterproof uppers. Be sure to get shoes with rugged soles to grip the trail.

Shop these retailers for your next excursion:

  • North Face
  • Oakley
  • Pac Sun
  • Tommy Bahama
  • Walking Company