The Best Coolers
Is your old standby losing its cool? These five clever favorites—from 70 vetted—will keep drinks and food icy fresh through any dog-day afternoon.
Coleman Steel Belted Cooler
Retro styling comes with modern amenities: plastic base, rustproof drain, tight latch to keep in the cold, and rubber-coated handles for comfy carting from car to campsite (or porch to yard). Packed solid, it holds 85 cans.*
To buy: $130, coleman.com.
*In the cooler industry, size is typically measured by the number of cans a cooler holds.