Electric skateboard maker Onewheel hacked a Yeti cooler on top of of one of their self-balancing boards, letting its rider carry around chilled drinks without dragging around a separate cooler. They built this one-off prototype on a whim, but we kind of dig the idea.
From the guys known for making insanely durable cases, OtterBox coolers are drop-tested, can hold ice for 2 weeks, and are certified bear-resistant, though we’re not sure how they test that. Available in 25, 45, and 65 quart capacities, and offer a variety of add-ons.
Igloo presents a limited-edition 16 quart Playmate Elite cooler inspired by The Mystery Machine from Scooby Doo. It’s decked out in teal blue, and has graphics of Scoob and the whole gang crammed into the van and ready for adventure. If you prefer something smaller, check out Thermos’ Mystery Machine lunch kit.
Igloo’s 54-quart stainless steel “jockey box” style cooler connects to a keg of your choice, keeping beer chilled and on tap without needing to put your keg in an ice tub. Its got a built-in opener for bottles of brew too, and can alternatively be used to chill up to 85 12-ounce cans.
Thomas & Darden’s Kube outdoor speaker has a 350W digital amplifier that allows it to pump out a bone rattling 122dB of sound. It also has a 35L insulated cooler compartment. It can connect via Bluetooth, Wi-Fi or 3.5mm input. It lasts up to 50h per charge and has a USB charging port.
Adv3nture’s backpack hides an insulated and waterproof cooler compartment in its base. The small pack can carry up to six cans, while the large pack can carry up to eight cans. It also has a paracord storage, a laptop compartment, a phone holder and a sunglasses case.
Keep your drinks on ice in the coolest cooler we’ve seen in a while. This 33″ long replica of the classic Volkswagen camper van has rubber wheels and a handle so you can pull it around. It’s expensive, it’s still way cheaper than the real thing – and needs fewer oil changes.
Furrion’s high tech cooler has a built-in compressor that can keep its interior down to -8ºF, even without ice. It can be powered by its battery or plugged into an AC or DC outlet. It also has an AC outlet, a Qi wireless charger and USB charging ports. Drops 2019.
You’ve been hiking all day, and you deserve an ice-cold brew when you get to your destination. Keep your bottle chilled in a tiny sleeping bag you can hang on your backpack. It’s got a soft and protective nylon shell, an insulated liner, and a carabiner with a bottle opener.
Fenik’s Yuma is a cooler meant to store food and dairy products. You fill up its bladder with water, and it will absorb heat from the inside and direct it to the water, which gets turned into vapor. It can keep its contents 10ºF to 35ºF cooler than the ambient temperature.
If you need a cooler or container that can withstand the harshest conditions, check out Speedbox’s Voyager 70. It’s made of shatter-resistant material and can carry up to 300lb. It also has no-flat tires, a durable aluminum handle and heavy duty compression latches.
Hydro Flask’s new Unbound 22L Soft Cooler Pack is a cooler backpack that weighs just 3lb. Its insulation is thicker at the base, reducing its weight while still providing up to 48 hours of chilled drinks and food. It has a waterproof and scratch-resistant shell and leakproof zipper.
This jumbo pack is ready to take on just about anything. It combines a 5.3-gallon foodsafe bucket with an easy to tote, waterproof Denier fabric shell. A removable cooler insert holds up to 5 gallons, and it’s customizable with MOLLE-compatible accessories.
Yeti finally added a backpack cooler to its increasingly popular line of mildew-, UV- and puncture-resistant soft-shell coolers. The Backflip 24 holds up to 20 cans with a 2:1 ice-to-can ratio. It has ergonomic shoulder straps and removable chest strap and waist belt.
Yeti will soon release a wheeled version of its popular Tundra cooler. The Tundra Haul has a pair of impact- and puncture-resistant solid wheels, an aluminum arm with comfortable grips, and the same heavy duty construction as its predecessors. Drops 7/2018 for $400.
A rugged soft cooler. The Trooper LT 30 has 2″ wide padded carrying straps that let you haul it as a shoulder bag or as a backpack. Its exterior is resistant to puncturing, water, chemicals and UV light. It also has a pair of mounts for accessories such as the included bottle opener.