If you reside anywhere within the greater NYC area, you may find that the word summer tends to be synonymous with Hamptons, the beachy paradise along the eastern tip of Long Island. And for many urbanites, summer isn’t official without a weekend jaunt to Montauk, which is the town farthest out on the South Fork.
With so many entertaining and indulgent activities—waves, libations, music, dining—it’s easy to see why so many city dwellers commit to making a weekly trek out to Montauk during the summer months.
To get you excited about all the goodness Montauk has in store, we’re highlighting five must-see spots in the slideshow above—along with the essential Coach items you ought to pack and wear for your getaway. No matter if you arrive in Montauk via the Cannonball train, the Hampton Jitney, or by car, know that you’ll be doing so in style.