USA Made Coolers List


We've compiled a comprehensive list of the best coolers made in the USA.

Each American manufacturers best selling models of coolers have been reviewed, scored and ranked from data collected from a variety of reliable sources including, actual customer reviews, testimonials, social 'likes' & more.

We've also provided links to various on-line retailers where you can get the latest prices, shipping costs, special offers & more, if available.
  1. Frigid Rigid



    Frigid Rigid produces gel coated fiberglass hard-sided coolers in sizes ranging from 35 to 300 quarts.

    Frigid Rigid
    Overall Customer Rating:5.0
    Based on the following 4 reviews:

    Frigid Rigid Ice Chest (35 - 300 Qt)
    Ranked #1 in customer satisfaction and #5 in lowest price in the 30-40 quart range.
    Frigid Rigid: 5.0 (4 testimonials) = 5.0
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $620.00 - $1400.00

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    Each Frigid Rigid cooler is made in the USA.



  2. Cordova



    Cordova produces 20 to 125 quart roto-molded hard-sided coolers, 16 & 36 can soft-sided coolers and 2.5 & 5 gallon Hydro Jugs.

    Cordova
    Overall Customer Rating:4.92
    Based on the following 30 reviews:

    Cordova 35 Small Cooler
    Ranked #2 in customer satisfaction and #1 in lowest price in the 30-40 quart range.
    Amazon: 4.8 (7 votes) + Sierra Trading Post: 4.7 (3 votes) = 4.77
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $219.99

    Cordova 50 Medium Cooler
    Ranked #1 in customer satisfaction and #4 in lowest price in the 45-60 quart range.
    Amazon: 5.0 (8 votes) + Cordova: 5.0 (2 votes) + Walmart 5.0 (1 vote) = 5.0
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $274.99

    Cordova 100 Large Cooler
    Ranked #2 in customer satisfaction and #2 in lowest price in the 95 quart and larger range.
    Amazon: 5.0 (7 votes) + Cordova 5.0 (2 votes) = 5.0
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $329.99

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    Only Cordova hard-sided coolers and hydro jugs are made in the USA.


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  3. Bison



    Bison produces coolers in 9 styles, in sizes ranging from 25 to 125 quarts & 12 to 24 cans, offered in 6 colors, in hard case, soft pack & cooler bag styles.

    Bison
    Overall Customer Rating:4.87
    Based on the following 576 reviews:

    Bison (unspecified models)
    Trustpilot: 4.85 (306 votes) + Facebook 4.9 (174 votes) = 4.87

    Bison 25 Quart Cooler (GEN2)
    Ranked #2 in customer satisfaction and #5 in lowest price in the 20-28 quart range.
    Amazon: 4.9 (45 votes) + Bison: 5.0 (6 votes) = 4.91
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $229.00

    Bison 50 Quart Cooler (GEN2)
    Ranked #6 in customer satisfaction and #7 in lowest price in the 45-60 quart range.
    Amazon: 4.9 (43 votes) + Campsaver: 4.5 (2 votes) = 4.88
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $329.00

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    Only Bison hard-sided coolers, soft packs, and XD series cooler bags are made in the USA.


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  4. Kong



    Kong produces roto-molded hard-sided coolers in 4 sizes ranging from 25 to 110 quarts.

    Kong
    Overall Customer Rating:4.85
    Based on the following 276 reviews:

    Kong (unspecified models)
    Facebook: 4.6 (42 votes) = 4.6

    Kong 25
    Ranked #4 in customer satisfaction and #4 (tied) in lowest price in the 20-28 quart range.
    Kong: 4.85 (80 votes) = 4.85
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $219.00

    Kong 50
    Ranked #4 in customer satisfaction and #3 in lowest price in the 45-60 quart range.
    Amazon: 5.0 (5 votes) + Kong: 4.91 (149 votes) = 4.91
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $269.00

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    Each and every Kong cooler is made in the USA.


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  5. Otter Box



    Otter Box produces hard-sided coolers in 25, 45 & 65 quart sizes and soft coolers in 20 & 30 quarts sizes.

    Otter Box
    Overall Customer Rating:4.72
    Based on the following 580 reviews:

    Venture 25 Cooler
    Ranked #5 in customer satisfaction and #6 in lowest price in the 20-28 quart range.
    Best Buy: 4.6 (175 votes) + Otter Box: 4.9 (29 votes) + Walmart: 5.0 (25 votes) = 4.68
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $229.99

    Venture 45 Cooler
    Ranked #7 in customer satisfaction and #5 (tied) in lowest price in the 45-60 quart range.
    Best Buy: 4.8 (168 votes) + Otter Box: 4.6 (46 votes) + Lowes 4.7 (41 votes) = 4.75
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $299.99

    Venture 65 Cooler
    Ranked #2 in customer satisfaction and #4 in lowest price in the 65-85 quart range.
    Best Buy: 4.6 (8 votes) + Otter Box: 4.8 (45 votes) + Lowes: 4.7 (43 votes) = 4.74
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $349.99

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    Only Otter Box hard-sided coolers are made in the USA.


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  6. Orion



    Jackson Adventures produces Orion roto-molded hard-sided coolers in 25, 35, 45, 55, 65 & 85 quart sizes.

    Orion
    Overall Customer Rating:4.56
    Based on the following 199 reviews:

    Orion (unspecified models)
    Facebook: 4.8 (166 votes) = 4.8

    Orion 25
    Ranked #1 in customer satisfaction and #7 in lowest price in the 20-28 quart range.
    Amazon: 5.0 (5 votes) + Orion: 5.0 (9 votes) = 5.0
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $369.00

    Orion 65
    Ranked #1in customer satisfaction and #5 in lowest price in the 65-85 quart range.
    Amazon: 3.9 (4 votes) + 5.0 (15 votes) = 4.77
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $499.00

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    Every Orion hard-sided cooler is made in the USA.


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  7. Cabela's



    Cabela's offers hard-sided coolers in 25, 40, 60, 80 & 100 quart sizes.

    Cabela's
    Overall Customer Rating:4.49
    Based on the following 770 reviews:

    Cabela's Polar Cap Equalizer (25 Qt & 60 Qt)
    Ranked #6 in customer satisfaction and #3 (tied) in lowest price in the 20-28 quart range & Ranked #9 in customer satisfaction and #5 (tied) in lowest price in the 45-60 quart range.
    Cabela's: 4.5 (536 votes) + BassPro Shops: 4.5 (230 votes) & 3.8 (4 votes) = 4.49
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $199.99 - $299.99

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    Cabela's Polar Cap Equalizer cooler is made in the USA.



  8. Igloo



    Igloo produces a wide variety of hard & soft sided coolers and water jugs in sizes ranging from 1/2 gallon to over 100 quarts.

    Igloo
    Overall Customer Rating:4.49
    Based on the following 680 reviews:

    Igloo Retro Picnic Basket 25 Qt Cooler
    Ranked #3 in customer satisfaction and #1 in lowest price in the in 20-28 quart range.
    Igloo: 4.9 (173 votes) + REI: 4.0 (1 vote) = 4.89
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $67.99

    Igloo Trailmate Journey 70 Qt Cooler
    Ranked #4 in customer satisfaction and #3 (tied) in lowest price in the 65-85 quart range.
    Amazon: 3.5 (139 votes) + Igloo: 4.8 (110 votes) + Target: 4.8 (115 votes) = 4.30
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $279.99

    Igloo Trailmate Marine 70 Qt Cooler
    Ranked #3 in customer satisfaction and #3 (tied) in lowest price in the 65-85 quart range.
    Amazon 3.4 (23 votes) + Igloo: 4.7 (60 votes) + BassPro Shops: 4.7 (59 votes) = 4.49
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $279.99

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    Igloo Trailmate Marine & Trailmate Journey 70 Qt Coolers, Super Tough STX 54, 72, 120 & 150 Qt Coolers, Quick and Cool 150 Qt Coolers, Retro Picnic Basket 25 Qt Coolers, Marine 94 Qt, Marine Ultra 72 Qt, and many more are made in the USA.


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  9. Grizzly



    Grizzly produces 8 models of hard-sided coolers in sizes ranging from 15 to 400 quarts and soft-sided coolers in 12 & 20 quart sizes.

    Grizzly
    Overall Customer Rating:4.47
    Based on the following 965 reviews:

    Grizzly (unspecified models)
    Facebook: 4.5 (865 votes) = 4.5

    Grizzly 40 Cooler
    Ranked #4 in customer satisfaction and #3 in lowest price in the 30-40 quart range.
    Amazon: 3.9 (57 votes) + Grizzly: 4.7 (14 reviews) = 4.06
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $269.99

    Grizzly 60 Cooler
    Ranked #5 in customer satisfaction and #5 (tied) in lowest price in the 45-60 quart range.
    Grizzly: 4.9 (9 reviews) = 4.9
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $299.99

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    Only Grizzly hard-sided coolers are made in the USA.


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  10. ORCA



    ORCA produces hard-sided coolers in sizes ranging from 20 to 140 quarts.

    ORCA
    Overall Customer Rating:4.43
    Based on the following 372 reviews:

    Orca 20
    Ranked #8 in customer satisfaction and #3 (tied) in lowest price in the 20-28 quart range.
    Amazon: 4.1 (87 votes) + Google reviews: 4.8 (51 votes) = 4.36
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $199.99

    Orca 26
    Ranked #7 in customer satisfaction and #7 in lowest price in the 20-28 quart range.
    Amazon: 3.7 (21 votes) + Google reviews: 4.5 (110 votes) = 4.37
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $239.99

    Orca 58
    Ranked #8 in customer satisfaction and #9 in lowest price in the 45-60 quart range.
    Amazon: 4.3 (25 votes) + Google reviews: 4.7 (78 votes) = 4.60
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $339.99

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    Only ORCA hard-sided 20, 26, 40, 58, 75 & 140 Qt and Tristar 26 Qt coolers are made in the USA.


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  11. Pelican



    Pelican produces 20 to 250 quart hard-sided coolers, 12, 24 & 48 can soft-sided coolers, 12 can sling coolers and a 6 can cooler/backpack combo.

    Pelican
    Overall Customer Rating:4.36
    Based on the following 252 reviews:

    Pelican 45QW Elite Wheeled Cooler
    Ranked #11 overall the in 45-60 quart range.
    Amazon: 4.1 (114 votes) + Pelican: 4.3 (60 votes) + Google reviews: 4.7 (35 votes) = 4.26
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $379.95

    Pelican 95QT Elite Cooler
    Ranked #1 overall the in 95 quart and larger range.
    Amazon: 5.0 (3 votes) + Google reviews: 5.0 (13 votes) + Walmart: 5.0 (5 votes) = 5.0
    Manufacturers Retail Price: Out of Stock

    Pelican 150QT Elite Cooler
    Ranked #3 in customer satisfaction and #3 in lowest price in the 95 quart and larger range.
    Amazon: 4.8 (7 votes) + Pelican: 4.9 (7 votes) + Google reviews: 4.4 (8 votes) = 4.69
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $629.95

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    Only Pelican 45QW & 80QW Elite Wheeled, 55QT Tailgater Wheeled and 95QT, 150QT & 250QT Elite coolers are made in the USA.


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  12. Icon



    Icon produces 32, 50 & 75 quart hard-sided coolers and 24 & 48 can soft-sided coolers and a drop-in dry ice freezer bin, (DIBY).

    Icon
    Overall Customer Rating:4.33
    Based on the following 3 reviews:

    Icon 32
    Ranked #3 in customer satisfaction and #2 in lowest price in the 30-40 quart range.
    Icon: 5.0 (1 vote) + 4.0 (1 vote) = 4.5
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $259.99

    Icon 50
    Ranked #14 in customer satisfaction and #8 in lowest price in the 45-60 quart range.
    Icon: 4.0 (1 vote) = 4.0
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $329.99

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    Only the Icon 32, 50 & 75 quart hard-sided coolers and the DIBY drop-in bin are made in the USA.


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  13. Coleman



    Available in over 10 models in sizes ranging from 5 to 150 quarts & 12 to 24 cans, in hard case, wheeled and flip-lid styles.

    Coleman
    Overall Customer Rating:4.10
    Based on the following 2602 reviews:

    Coleman 54 Quart Steel Belted Cooler
    Ranked #12 in customer satisfaction and #1 in lowest price in the 45-60 quart range.
    Amazon: 4.0 (1329 votes) + Coleman: 4.2 (121 votes) = 4.02
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $124.99

    Coleman 70 Quart Xtreme 5 Cooler
    Ranked #5 in customer satisfaction and #1 in lowest price in the 65-85 quart range.
    Amazon: 4.1 (151 votes) + Coleman: 4.7 (51 votes) = 4.25
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $59.99

    Coleman 100 Quart Xtreme 5 Wheeled Cooler
    Ranked #4 in customer satisfaction and #1 in lowest price in the 95 quart and larger range.
    Amazon: 4.2 (850 votes) + Coleman: 4.3 (100 votes) = 4.21
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $84.99

    'Made in USA' Rating:4.5
    Some of Coleman's coolers marked 'Made in USA' are 100% made in the USA and some coolers are assembled in the USA using domestic & foreign materials, the rating value averages both types.


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  14. Esky



    Coleman produces the Esky series hard-sided coolers in 55, 135 & 205 quart sizes.

    Esky
    Overall Customer Rating:4.06
    Based on the following 29 reviews:

    Esky Series 55 Quart Marine Cooler
    Ranked #10 overall the in 45-60 quart range.
    Amazon: 3.6 (6 votes) + Coleman 4.9 (7 votes) = 4.30
    Manufacturers Retail Price: Unavailable Online

    Esky Series 85 Quart Marine Cooler
    Ranked #6 overall the in 65-85 quart range.
    Amazon: 4.0 (15 votes) = 4.0
    Manufacturers Retail Price: Unavailable Online

    Esky Series 135 Quart Marine Cooler
    Ranked #5 overall the in 100 quart and larger range.
    Walmart: 2.0 (1 vote) = 2.0
    Manufacturers Retail Price: Unavailable Online

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    All Esky coolers are made in the USA.



  15. Lifetime



    Lifetime produces hard-sided coolers in 28, 55, 65 & 77 quart sizes.

    Lifetime
    Overall Customer Rating:3.98
    Based on the following 622 reviews:

    Lifetime 28 Quart High Performance Cooler
    Ranked #10 in customer satisfaction and #2 in lowest price in the 20-28 quart range.
    Amazon: 3.3 (5 votes) + Lifetime: 3.9 (36 votes) = 3.83
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $99.99

    Lifetime 55 Quart High Performance Cooler
    Ranked #13 in customer satisfaction and #2 in lowest price in the 45-60 quart range.
    Amazon: 4.2 (73 votes) + Lifetime: 4.0 (465 votes) = 4.03
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $129.99

    Lifetime 77 Quart High Performance Cooler
    Ranked #7 in customer satisfaction and #2 in lowest price in the 65-85 quart range.
    Amazon: 4.1 (11 votes) + Lifetime: 3.5 (32 votes) = 3.65
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $179.99

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    Every Lifetime cooler is made in the USA.


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  16. Taiga



    Taiga produces 27, 55 & 88 quart hard-sided coolers and 18 can soft-sided coolers.

    Taiga
    Overall Customer Rating:3.90
    Based on the following 12 reviews:

    27 Quart Taiga Cooler
    Ranked #9 in customer satisfaction and #4 (tied) in lowest price in the 20-28 quart range.
    Amazon: 3.7 (4 votes) + Taiga: 5.0 (1 vote) + Filson: 4.0 (3 votes) = 3.97
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $219.00

    55 Quart Taiga Cooler
    Ranked #2 in customer satisfaction and #6 in lowest price in the 45-60 quart range.
    Amazon: 5.0 (2 votes) + Taiga: 5.0 (2 votes) = 5.0
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $315.00

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    Every Taiga cooler is made in the USA.


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  17. Icehole



    Icehole produces 35 & 60 quart hard-sided coolers.

    Icehole
    Overall Customer Rating:3.63
    Based on the following 11 reviews:

    Icehole (unspecified models)
    Google reviews 3.0 (7 votes) = 3.0

    Icehole 35 Qt Traveler
    Ranked #5 in customer satisfaction and #4 in lowest price in the 30-40 quart range.
    Icehole: 4.0 (1 vote) = 4.0
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $299.00

    Icehole 60 Qt Weekender
    Ranked #3 in customer satisfaction and #10 in lowest price in the 45-60 quart range.
    Icehole: 5.0 (3 votes) = 5.0
    Manufacturers Retail Price: $349.00

    'Made in USA' Rating:5.0
    Every Icehole cooler is made in the USA.