Keep Your Cool: Best Coolers for a Day on the Water

The sun’s up, the heat is on,  and you’re heading out for a well-deserved day chillin’ on the water. How are you going to keep your cool? Break out of the box! Many coolers today offer innovative features and amenities that add fun to your refreshment. Check these out:

‘Coolest’ cooler

The “Coolest” is a crowd-funded project on Kickstarter. It blew it’s goal of raising $50,000 out of the water and currently has raised $7,500,000 with over a month left in the campaign. The “Coolest” has a battery powered blender, Bluetooth speaker and USB charger on board.

Cool Fusion™ 40-Quart Icytunes™ Roller cooler

Rock and roll! The perfect boat party companion, this wheeled cooler features two speakers, AM/FM radio and mp3 connection.

Big Bobber® Floating Cooler

A fun choice whether or not you’re a fisherman. The Big Bopper keeps up to 12 cans cold and floats—so you can join your finned friends in the water while sipping a frosty drink. Just don’t let it get away!

Airhead Aqua Oasis Floating Cooler

Not only does the Aqua Oasis keep icy cold refreshments close at hand while you take a dip, its numbered cup holders keep track of them for you too. It holds up to 24 cans and ice

Cruzin Cooler

Have a long walk to the dock or boat ramp? Don’t sweat it! Just hop on the Cruzin Cooler and ride up in style—it takes the concept of a wheeled cooler to a whole new level.

Soft Sided Coolers

Popular with many mariners because they are less bulky than hard sided coolers, easy to stow in odd spaces and can be compacted when they are empty. A few of our favorites are AO Coolers, The BigChill from NorChill, and the Softcoolers Backpack.