Posted on by Beckworth & Co.

It is such a great outdoor experience when you get to not just eat your sumptuous snacks but also drink your favorite beverages while enjoying the warm weather. Cold water, juice, wine, beer, what’s your choice of drink while camping? Whatever your drinks are, coolers with wheels are just right for your outdoor trips. There are different kinds of wheeled coolers in today’s market, ranging from their portability, light to heavy use, stainless to plastic-made, decent handles to ropes, and even with cool designs to having fabric covers.

The coolness of the wheels comes from its ease of dragging and a great companion during family and group outdoor camping, beach escapades, and BBQs. Aside from what was mentioned earlier, the things you also need to consider when getting one are the size and storage capacity (how many people will use it and how many items can fit in it), cooling capacity (how long it can keep drinks and food cool), and variety.

In buying outdoor coolers, make sure they are high quality and durable, one that you can use even after many years. Here are the top wheeled coolers for your camping and outdoor adventures.

Igloo Ice Cube Roller Cooler 60-Quart

Compliments  Complaints
  • Keeps a full load of food and beverages cold for an extended period of time
  • Cooler strikes an excellent balance between price and quality
  • No leaking or sweating
  • Wheels very convenient to drag around
  • Sturdy and spacious
  • Handle is a bit flimsy feeling when extended
  • You cannot sit on the top like other coolers

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Vibe Element Rotomolded Hard Shell Cooler with Bottle Opener

Compliments Complaints
  • Hinge goes across the whole back so ice cannot get stuck in it
  • Well built and sturdy
  • Lid closes well and makes a seal; passed the water test and the light test
  • Keeps food and drinks very cold for an extended period of time
  • Pressure release valve works great
  • Drain plug created condensation
  • Side plug can loosen fairly easily

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Coleman 42-Can Soft Cooler with Removable Liner & Wheels

Compliments Complaints
  • Amazon's Choice based on highly rated, well-priced products for "rolling cooler"
  • Lightweight yet very sturdy
  • Fits a lot in the main area and in all of the pockets
  • Smooth wheels
  • Good capacity without being too bulky
  • Cooler will leak if placed on its side
  • Telescoping handle does not stay up
  • Not for use on rough terrain

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TRINITY TXK-0802 Stainless Steel Cooler with Shelf

Compliments Complaints
  • Amazon's Choice based on highly rated, well-priced products for "outdoor cooler"
  • Great features such as drain plug with screw cap and bottle opener with catch
  • Great ice retention
  • Easy to assemble
  • Strong built and well insulated
  • Drain plug design does not drain all of the water from the melted ice
  • Lower tray seems a bit flimsy and needs sealing around the spout

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Igloo Glide PRO Cooler 110-Quart

Compliments Complaints
  • Amazon's Choice based on highly rated, well-priced products for "large coolers with wheels and handle"
  • Insulation protects stuff from heat /freezing temps when use as tool chest
  • Great carry capacity, easy maneuverability and maximum flexibility
  • Beefy nylon wheels with rubberized tread for longer life and better traction 
  • Handle extends far enough that it works as a good lever
  • Latch construction isn't durable - some customers complain about the latch breaking off
  • Rubber on the handle doesn't last long

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Coleman 50-Quart Xtreme Wheeled Cooler

Compliments Complaints
  • Bang for the buck
  • Easily keeps ice for 5 days if it is already cooled down
  • Sturdy enough to sit on
  • Extending handle and wheels make it easy to transport and drag around
  • Doesn't get as heavy when loaded up
  • Lacks actual latch mechanism
  • Handle is a little sticky to extend and retract
  • Lid is tight and can be a little difficult to open

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