Whether you need a seat at a picnic, tailgate, or the beach (or, you know, you’re actually going into nature), the best camping chairs will ensure you have a comfy seat when you get there.
From ultraportable, ultra-lightweight seats that pack away in your camping bag, to indestructible seats that can face the elements, to chairs that bring a little cozy comfort from home on the go, here are the absolute best camping chairs in 2022.
Trekology YIZI GO Portable Camping Chair
Dependable, well-reviewed, compact when broken down, and comfy when set up, the Trekology YIZI GO Portable Camping Chair is the do-it-all jack of trades. It’s easy to pack away in a camping bag and you can reconstruct it in seconds once you reach the campsite.
YETI Trailhead Collapsible Camp Chair
If you need the absolute best, look to Yeti for a camping chair that can stand up to the elements and your exhausted body. It supports up to 500 pounds and the alloy steel frame won’t crumble after a few seasons of outdoor activity.
TravelChair Slacker Chair
Not every camping chair is oversized and loaded with accessories. Simplicity, portability, and affordability make the tripod TravelChair stick out in a sea of overdesigned, overcomplicated chairs. It isn’t much, but you don’t want too much when you’re trekking across the wilderness.
Helinox Beach Chair
What good is a seat that wobbles? The legs of the Helinox Beach Chair are splayed, designed for stability in the sand. That structural integrity is key, whether you’re just taking the chair for a day by the sea or plopping down on more rugged terrain. It’s lightweight at just 1 pound, and compact when packed, measuring 4 x 5.5 x 18 inches.
Kelty Low Loveseat Camping Chair
In a way, cozying up can save you space. Bring along this two-person loveseat, and you won’t have to haul two separate chairs. The chair even reclines, if you and your chosen partner wish to get even cozier.
Lawn Chair USA Webbing Chair
This lawn chair oozes vintage style, in a backwoods kind of way. It’s perfect if your idea of camping is sitting around a fire pit in the backyard with a few pals.
GCI Outdoor Freestyle Rocker
Prioritizing portability doesn’t mean sacrificing comfort. This fold-up rocking chair proves you can have all the comforts of your porch anywhere you set up camp.