Camping Cooler Market Size, Share, Opportunities, And Trends By Volume (< 25 Quart, 25-50 Quart, 50-75 Quart, 75-100 Quart, > 100 Quart), By Product (Hard Cooler, Soft Cooler, Others), By Application (Dry Camping, Backpacking, Off-road/RV Camping, Others), And By Geography - Forecasts From 2024 To 2029

  • Published : Jan 2024
  • Report Code : KSI061616457
  • Pages : 140

The camping cooler market is anticipated to show steady growth during the forecast period.

A camping cooler is a portable container designed to keep food and beverages cool while camping, picnicking, or hiking. It is usually insulated and includes various cooling mechanisms, such as ice packs or ice cubes. Camping coolers help to maintain a low temperature inside, extending the freshness and quality of perishable items. Increasing awareness of food safety while camping and technological advancements in camping coolers are the major driving forces behind the camping cooler market growth.

Market Drivers

  • Growing camping and outdoor activities fueled the camping cooler market growth.

Camping coolers are essential for preserving food and beverages during outdoor activities such as backpacking, RV, or dry camping. More people are looking for such equipment for their outdoor trips and as adventure tourism and outdoor activities become more popular the demand for camping is also anticipated to increase. Additionally, these coolers are a convenient way to store food and drinks in remote areas where electricity is not available. They assist in maintaining the proper temperature of perishable food items thereby minimizing the risk of contamination and foodborne illnesses.

  • Technological advancement in camping coolers drives the camping cooler market growth.

Cooling technology advancements have had a significant impact on the camping cooler market. The addition of high-performance insulation materials, efficient cooling mechanisms, strong magnets, and features such as ice retention can extend the freshness of stored items. This makes them an attractive option for campers to adopt. For instance, Yeti Coolers offers the Hopper M30 Soft Cooler equipped with a strip of ultra-strong magnet, the top seal is tight and locks cold in, while the quick-release straps add a layer of protection. It is a lightweight cooler that comes with a total weight of 6.8 lbs and provides an easy-to-equip dimension of 64.0W X 30.20 X 43.9H cm.

  • Increasing awareness of food safety bolsters the camping cooler market growth.

Adventure seekers are becoming increasingly aware of the significance of food safety on their trips. Even while camping, many people are adopting healthier diets and attempting to consume fresher, less processed foods. This need for nutritious and safe meals has driven up the demand for camping coolers that are capable of effectively preserving consumable foods such as fruits, vegetables, and meats. Due to their advanced food-protecting and restoring capabilities the demand for camping coolers is anticipated to witness a positive growth during the forecast period.

North America is expected to grow significantly.

North America is expected to account for a major share of the camping cooler market fuelled by the growing camping, backpacking, and other outdoor activities in the region. For instance, as per the KOA Campgrounds study report, in 2022, 92 million American households were identified as campers, with 58 million having camped at least once in the previous year. Additionally, as per the same source, more than 6.4 million families camped for the first time in 2022, and in 2023, (40%) of travelers wanted to travel for natural events and (36%) for food tourism and meal experiences. 

Market Restraints

  • Price concerns will restrain the growth of the camping cooler market.

Consumers for outdoor activities look for products that offer good value for money and high prices can make coolers less accessible to budget-conscious customers. This may limit the adoption of camping coolers which may hinder the market growth.

Market Development

  • June 2023- Polaris Launched a limited-edition patriot Northstar cooler for summer holidays containing American and Canadian flag colors and layouts. It features holding ice up to 30+ hours longer than other cooler brands and ideal accessory built for outdoor activities.

Company Products

  • Hopper M20 Backpack Soft Cooler- The Hopper M20 Backpack Soft Cooler offered by Yeti Coolers enables carrying the day on the back of the shoulder. This hands-free cooler bag straps on like a backpack to keep mobile, and a strip of ultra-strong magnets keeps the cold lock. It contains 5.6 Lbs weight, an exterior of 38.9W X 25.10 X 46.0H cm, and an interior of 29.5W X 22.60 X 35.6H cm.
  • AO Canvas Series Pack N' Go 6 Pack Cooler- AO Coolers Canvas Series Pack N' Go 6 Pack Cooler is ideal for daily use. It consists of a space for packing a lunch or a few drinks and snacks to keep cool all day. It can be used for multiple purposes such as in the office, beach, or kid lunch, to keep everything cool. This cooler includes a top handle for easy transport and a wrap-around zipper for added durability and the inside includes mesh pockets for dry goods such as napkins and utensils. It comes with dimensions of 10.5" x 7" x 7".
  • IMX 24 Qt Cooler- The IMX 24 Qt Cooler is a lightweight heavy-duty cooler provided by Igloo Products Corporation. It provides superior ice retention and weighs 40% less than comparable coolers. It features 35 12-oz cans capacity, a weight capacity of 7.26 kg, exterior dimension of 62 cm x 41 cm x 41 cm, and Interior bottom dimensions of 14.08" x 8.83"
  • 25 QT Bison Cooler- 25 QT Bison Cooler is an advanced ice retention cooler offered by Bison Coolers. It consists of Durable rotomolded construction, three ways to carry rope handles, and a divider slot for the divider accessory. It also has a capacity of 21 cans with ice and 32 lbs with ice only.


  • By Volume
    • < 25 quart
    • 25-50 quart
    • 50-75 quart
    • 75-100 quart
    • > 100 quart
  • By Product
    • Hard Cooler
    • Soft Cooler
    • Others
  • By Application
    • Dry Camping
    • Backpacking
    • Off-road/RV Camping
    • Others
  • By Geography
    • North America
      • USA
      • Canada
      • Mexico
    • South America
      • Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Others
    • Europe
      • Germany
      • UK
      • France
      • Spain
      • Others
    • Middle East and Africa
      • Saudi Arabia
      • UAE
      • Others
    • Asia Pacific
      • China
      • Japan
      • South Korea
      • India
      • Indonesia
      • Others


1.1. Market Overview

1.2. Market Definition

1.3. Scope of the Study

1.4. Market Segmentation

1.5. Currency

1.6. Assumptions

1.7. Base, and Forecast Years Timeline


2.1. Research Data

2.2. Research Process


3.1. Research Highlights


4.1. Market Drivers

4.2. Market Restraints

4.3. Market Opportunities

4.4. Porter’s Five Force Analysis

4.4.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.4.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers

4.4.3. Threat of New Entrants

4.4.4. Threat of Substitutes

4.4.5. Competitive Rivalry in the Industry

4.5. Industry Value Chain Analysis


5.1. Introduction

5.2. < 25 quart

5.3. 25-50 quart

5.4. 50-75 quart

5.5. 75-100 quart

5.6. > 100 quart


6.1. Introduction

6.2. Hard Cooler

6.3. Soft Cooler

6.4. Others


7.1. Introduction

7.2. Dry Camping

7.3. Backpacking

7.4. Off-road/RV Camping

7.5. Others


8.1. Introduction

8.2. North America

8.2.1. USA

8.2.2. Canada

8.2.3. Mexico

8.3. South America

8.3.1.  Brazil

8.3.2. Argentina

8.3.3. Others

8.4. Europe

8.4.1. Germany

8.4.2. UK

8.4.3. France

8.4.4. Spain

8.4.5. Others

8.5. Middle East and Africa

8.5.1. Saudi Arabia

8.5.2. UAE

8.5.3. Others

8.6. Asia Pacific

8.6.1. China

8.6.2. Japan

8.6.3. South Korea

8.6.4. India

8.6.5. Indonesia

8.6.6. Others


9.1. Major Players and Strategy Analysis

9.2. Market Share Analysis

9.3. Mergers, Acquisitions, Agreements, and Collaborations


10.1. Yeti Coolers, LLC

10.2. AO Coolers

10.3. The Coleman Company Inc.

10.4. Pelican Products Inc.

10.5. Igloo Products Corp

10.6. Grizzly Coolers

10.7. Bison Coolers

Yeti Coolers, LLC

AO Coolers

The Coleman Company Inc.

Pelican Products Inc.

Igloo Products Corp

Grizzly Coolers

Bison Coolers