29 Backpack Coolers for Your Summer Outdoor Adventure

Updated on March 02, 2023 by Chris Bajda

Backpack Coolers are the perfect choice for your summer outdoor adventure.

Not only are they lightweight and portable, but these Backpacks keep your food and drinks cool and fresh for hours.

Whether you are planning a weekend camping trip or a day at the beach, these 29 backpack coolers will help make your outdoor excursion stress-free and enjoyable.

27 Backpack Coolers That Will Make Your Life So Much Easier!

1. Coleman Soft Cooler Bag

This Coleman Soft Cooler Bag can hold up to 28 cans of his favorite cold beverages and keep it cold for up to 42 hours.

This insulated cooler backpack Includes adjustable straps for added comfort, a front flap pocket, and side mesh pockets for easy access to dry goods and accessories.

This cooler backpack comes with a zippered main compartment with added insulation and durability.

2. Personalized Carhartt Backpack 20-Can Cooler

Personalized Carhartt Backpack 20-Can Cooler

This soft-sided, seam-sealed cooler backpack is perfect for carrying your favorite beverages with you on the go. With room for up to 20 cans, it's perfect for a day at work or a weekend by the river. The tough, durable construction ensures that your drinks will stay cold and fresh, no matter where you take them. And for added convenience, this backpack features hands-free carrying straps so you can focus on enjoying your time outdoors.

3. EXPLOR Insulated Cooler Backpack Double Deck

His trail awaits. This EXPLOR Insulated Cooler Backpack Double Deck has all the details dialed in.

This double-decker best backpack coolers hold 14.9L of dry storage space and 11.5L in its insulated backpack cooler compartment.

This insulated cooler backpack also features padded straps for comfort. It's one gift that is built to last!

4. Picnic Backpack with Cooler Compartment

He need not worry about the next picnic with family or friends with this Picnic Backpack with Cooler Compartment.

This insulated cooler backpack has a hand-painted design complete with utensils, napkins, a plastic chopping board, a waterproof blanket, a detachable wine holder with insulation and an ample insulation space. 

This premium picnic cooler backpack has everything he needs for the next picnic, hiking, road trip, etc.

5. Fully Insulated Picnic Cooler Backpack

It is the most excellent picnic backpack out there! Get this Fully Insulated Picnic cooler backpack as a gift.

Whether it is his kid's big game, a hike with friends, or a spur-of-the-moment beach day, this will keep his drinks and snacks chilled and ready for wherever, whenever.

With room for up to 28 cans of his favorite beverage and padded back straps, he will be ready to tackle whatever life throws at him.

6. Backpack Bag Thermal Cooler

This Backpack Bag Thermal is ultralight and has a unisex design for everyday use. It is made with 100% polyester high-density Cordura.

The interior of this insulated cooler backpack is fully lined with mini air cells and has padded shoulder straps and adjustable straight cuts. 

7. Cooler Backpack Tablet Cards Organizer

This Cooler Backpack Tablet Cards Organizer is made of 600D heathered Poly-canvas.

The extra deep, spacious main compartment of this cooler backpack has enough room for daily essentials and a sizeable elastic sleeve for a laptop.

A unique roll-top system secures the top with a buckle strap.

8. Black w/ Grey Heat Transfer Cooler Backpack

This Black w/ Grey Heat Transfer backpack cooler is perfect for a picnic, ideal for a day at the beach, and optimal for the outdoors.

These best backpack coolers come padded with PEVA lining and a detachable, clear PVC liner, which is heat-sealed, making the cooler leakproof and easy to clean. It holds up to 18 cans.

9. NHL Backpack Cooler Bag

This NHL Backpack Cooler Bag comes in red and is named Coors Light. It can carry 24 cans of his favorite drink.

One of these gifts will be a conversation piece amongst his hiking or camping buddies.  

10. Insulated Tote Backpack Cooler

This Insulated Tote Backpack Cooler is a picnic basket set for two persons.

This backpack cooler has an attractive large cooler made of poly-canvas fabric that features thick PEVA-lined insulated padding throughout, a separate divided compartment to hold your wine bottles.

These best backpack coolers are perfect for picnics, camping, beach, or any outdoor activity.

11. HUNTER x TARGET Travel Rolltop Backpack Cooler 

This HUNTER x TARGET Travel Rolltop cooler backpack comes in olive green orange limited edition.

This insulated cooler backpack features a zip top with top handles plus a padded back for comfort and adjustable shoulder straps.

These best backpack coolers have a front waterproof zipper pocket, attached bottle opener key chain, and can hold up to 20 cans.  

12. FORICH Backpack Cooler

This FORICH Backpack Cooler has a large capacity. It can hold up to 30 Cans/30L and measures: 18.1" x13.3" x7.9".

FORICH insulated cooler backpack has enough space for all his necessities, such as meals, beer cooler, tall beverages, snacks, fruits, reusable ice packs, cellphone, etc.

These backpack coolers can also hold four bottles of wine in the side pockets.

13. Leakproof Lightweight Cooler Backpack

    This Leakproof Lightweight Cooler Packs Bag has a deep main storage compartment and is large enough to provide roomy capacity for your meals, snacks, beers, or other drinks.

    This cooler backpack can hold at least 28 cans. It also features leakproof high-quality insulation material and has one main roomy storage compartment. 

    The power of this backpack cooler is about 25L.

    14. Two Person Picnic Backpack Cooler

    This Two Person Picnic Cooler Pack bag features 600D polyester fabric, water-resistant coating, and a PEVA-insulated cooler lining in the main cooler compartment with a mesh exterior pocket.

    This insulated cooler backpack includes two sets of stainless-steel flatware (spoons, forks, knives), two plastic plates and wine glasses, and one multifunction wine opener.

    15. Insulated Picnic Backpack Cooler Camping Bag

    This Insulated Picnic Camping Backpack Cooler is all he needs for camping!

    This budget backpack cooler includes the following: combination corkscrew, hardwood cutting board, cheese knife, wooden salt & pepper shakers with non-spill top, acrylic wine glasses, and coordinating melamine plates.

    These cooler bags will definitely make his outdoor events enjoyable unlike other backpack coolers.

    16. Custom Party Beer Cooler

    Custom Party Beer Cooler

    Gather your best buddies and plan a getaway. But before you do, hand them this Embroidered Backpack Cooler with their names embroidered in it. This way, they may bring any beverage and food they like without grabbing the wrong bag along the way.


    This Insulated Sling backpack cooler is made from 210D Nylon material.

    This backpack cooler has a foil-lined main compartment with a separate insulated bottom room that can fit up to 8 cans.

    This great ice retention insulated cooler backpack also features a sling adjustable shoulder strap, an open pocket with a side bottle mesh pocket.

    18. TOURIT Cooler Backpack

    This TOURIT Cooler Backpack is made of waterproof, durable fabric and the best lightweight backpack with a cooler for work, picnics, road/ beach trips, hiking, camping, and cycling.

    This backpack cooler features premium insulation material for an excellent ice retention and a leakproof liner that works together to ensure there is no leak.

    19. Outer Woods Cooler Bag

    The Outer Woods Insulated 2 Bottle Wine backpack cooler is a great option for anyone looking to take their wine on the go.

    This insulated cooler backpack is made with durable nylon fabric and 5 times more thermal insulation that keeps ice retention the longest.

    20. Personalized Cooler Bag

    One of the best personalized backpack coolers retain ice packs the longest and available is made of heavy-duty cotton canvas and full-grain leather.

    This Cooler Bag features waterproof insulation to keep your drinks and snacks cold and fresh all day. The cooler backpack also has one big front pocket and a tissue dispenser for added convenience!

    21. 20L Lightweight Daypack

    If you are looking for an efficient and convenient way to pack a lunch for your outdoor adventures, then this 20L Daypack Backpack Cooler is perfect.

    This lightweight backpack cooler has a large, insulated cooler compartment for good ice retention, with a middle zip closure, and comes with adjustable straps for easy carrying.

    22. Blue Heat Folding Collapse Bag

    If you are looking for a cooler bag that has it all, the Blue Heat Embroidery Name Folding Collapse Outdoor Cooler Backpack is an excellent choice.

    This backpack cooler is designed to hold up to 48 cans with its spacious interior and is built for durability with its exterior waterproof fabric construction.

    23. Groomsmen Insulated Bag

    This is the perfect backpack cooler for your next outdoor adventure.

    Not only is it insulated and designed to keep your food and drinks cold all day long, but it also looks great with its high-quality exterior.

    This Groomsmen Insulated cooler bag is perfect for a day at the beach or a hike in the woods, and it is sure to be the envy of your group.

    24. NiceAces Backpack Cooler

    The NiceAces backpack cooler is the perfect companion for all your summer outdoor adventures.

    The NiceAces backpack cooler comes with thick insulation that is designed to keep food and drinks cold for up to 24 hours.

    The backpack cooler is a great choice for camping trips, beach days, or just an afternoon in the park with friends.

    25. Personalized Insulated Cooler Backpack

    These personalized cooler backpacks are the perfect solution for outdoor adventurers who want to take their beverages along with them.

    This Insulated Personalized Cooler included iPad holder is a great feature that allows you to keep your device safe and secure while you are out fishing, hiking, or camping.

    This personalized cooler backpack is also insulated, keeping the ice retention in an excellent condition!

    26. Backpack Cooler with Tap

    If you are looking for a sleek and durable option for your outdoor adventures, then an insulated Stainless-steel Backpack Cooler with a Tap may be the way to go.

    This type of backpack cooler offers premium insulation, along with the convenience of having a tap right at your fingertips.

    Not only will this cooler pack keep your drinks cold, but it also makes pouring a drink much easier than using an old-fashioned pitcher or jug.

    27. Custom Backpack Cooler

    If you are looking for an ultimate way to customize your outdoor adventure with a bag that stands out from the crowd, the Custom Backpack Cooler is a perfect choice.

    With its rugged yet stylish design and insulation, this backpack cooler is designed to keep your food and beverages cold all day long.

    28. Gray Cooler Backpack with Bottle Opener

    Are you looking for a backpack cooler that is perfect for any outdoor activity? Look no further than The Gray Insulated Cooler Backpack with Bottle Opener!

    This stylish and functional backpack cooler is designed with one large compartment and one exterior pocket, one of which is an insulated main storage space.

    29. Pop & Sit

    Pop & Sit

    Are you looking for convenience, versatility, and just flat-out functionality in a gift for your guy?   If so, this personalized cooler is going to present as a fantastic gift. Whether it's tailgating, the beach, or any general party-based gathering, this multi-talented cooler will serve your guy well. Attractive and sturdy, this insulated cooler has plenty of room for your favorite drinks and snacks as well as extra pockets for your car keys or other accessories. Better yet, with just a few simple steps, your cooler becomes a handy portable stool. 

    Related: More portable Cooler Bags for the traveling partier!

      Chris Bajda

      About the Author

      Chris Bajda is a renowned expert in gift selection, with a 15 year history of finding unique gifts. His insight into the art of gifting and staying on top of trends by his consistent presence at major gifting trade shows, including his annual participation in NY Now trade show in New York City and several other trade shows throughout the United States. Chris has built a reputation for his knowledge in finding gifts that leave a lasting impression.

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