American Made Outdoor Coolers


We are compiling an ever growing list of U.S. ice chest manufacturers & brands, which might include large corporations, small companies and individuals.

There are currently 8 companies in this list, which might include coolers assembled from materials 100% manufactured here in America, but some may also contain a percentage produced outside the USA.

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Coleman

Coleman
More than 100 years ago, a young man with an entrepreneurial spirit and a better idea began manufacturing lanterns in Wichita, Kansas. His name was W.C. Coleman, and the company he founded would change life in America.

The Coleman Model No.6154B703 - Go back in time with cold food and drinks today when you take a Coleman® 54 Quart Red Steel Belted® Cooler along with you. It looks just like the one you remember. The painted steel cooler is large enough to hold 85 cans, and the stainless steel handles with rubber grips make it simple to carry. The cooler is also durable. A solid steel latch is designed to seal securely. Rust-resistant hinges and screws protect against breaking, and a rustproof, leak-resistant channel drains without having to tilt the cooler. The base, lid and liner are also easy to clean. Made in the USA of US and foreign components.



Esky Coolers

Esky Coolers
American ingenuity still thrives with Esky™ Series coolers. Their world-class products are designed, tested and made to American standards right in our own backyard. When you get an Esky™ Series cooler, you’ll not only thrive in the wild, you’ll also help American jobs thrive as well.



Grizzly Coolers

Grizzly Coolers
Grizzly Coolers are proudly envisioned, engineered, tooled, tested, perfected, and produced by Grizzly Coolers in Decorah, Iowa, USA, by Iowa Rotocast Plastics, Inc. IRP has extensive knowledge, history, integrity and credibility in the cooling industry with over 30 years of introducing rotationally molded plastic products into the market. Their Grizzly Coolers are designed and manufactured to last. They stand by our products with a lifetime warranty and a Bear-Proof Certification from the Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee.

Their Grizzly Coolers are designed to be a truly rugged piece of equipment for extreme outdoor enthusiasts who want to get away for the weekend or longer. The Grizzly Cooler line offers the perfect balance of durability and performance that is expected in an affordable, premium cooler.



Igloo

Igloo
Igloo Products Corp. is the nation's largest cooler manufacturer. In October of 2008, Igloo Products Corporation was acquired by J.H Whitney & Company, a private equity firm based in New Canaan, Connecticut. Now 850 employees strong, Igloo world headquarters is a 1.4 million square foot facility located in Katy, Texas. Offering over 500 different products, Igloo coolers are sold by more than 250 retailers around the world.

For over 60 years, Igloo® has remained the #1 brand in the coolers industry worldwide. Since originating the cooler category in 1947, the Igloo brand has been synonymous with quality and durability.



Orca Coolers

Orca Coolers
ORCA coolers are as tough as Americans because they are 100% American made. Their highly-skilled craftsmen, all rugged outdoorsmen themselves, have been building exceptionally engineered outdoor equipment for years.



Pelican Products

Pelican Products
From durability to lasting ice retention, the Pelican ProGear Lite Outdoor/Offshore Cooler is engineered to work hard under extreme conditions. Through constant UV exposure, salt and sand abrasion, rugged use and extreme temperature fluctuations - Pelican ProGear Elite Coolers last. Pelican Products, Inc. guarantees its products for a lifetime against breakage or defects in workmanship. Pelican injection molded cases are guaranteed to be watertight to a depth of 3.3 feet (1 meter) for 30 minutes (IP 67) if properly closed with undamaged o-ring in place unless otherwise stated.



YETI

YETI
In 2006 they founded YETI Coolers with a simple mission: build the cooler we'd use every day if it existed. One that was built for the serious outdoor enthusiast rather than for the mass discount retailers. One that could take the abuse they knew you'd put it through out in the field and on the water. One that simply wouldn't break.

Their ice coolers are built to last with rugged durability. Grizzly proof. These coolers cater to hunters, fisherman, outdoorsmen, campers, and tailgaters.



Bison Coolers

Bison takes pride in good, old fashioned American craftsmanship. Blood, sweat and tears built this fine country and they’ve invested their into designing and constructing the best coolers on American soil. Bison coolers are one of the top rated ice chests coolers on the market today so rest assured it’s an investment that you won’t regret.





Some of the companies listed in this directory that produce outdoor products here in America, may also have them manufactured in other countries as well. Many businesses alter their brand names, manufacturing practices and product designs with little or no notice, so if there are questions that still remain, we suggest contacting the manufacturer directly.



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