My basic kit for such a trip goes like this, along with reasonably priced examples:
Sun hat, light gloves, warm hat, socks and boots are all sort of assumed, I think. I also like to pack a light fleece vest (Campmor Polartec 200 Fleece: $18; www.campmor.com).
Anyway, this setup will handle 90 percent of the weather you're apt to face, won't cost much, and won't weigh much. For each category, there are dozens of options, so don't feel tied to this. Well, except for the fact that I recommended it all, which sort of gold plates the whole deal...
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