CAMPING GEAR | 10 Of The Best Passive Camping Cool Boxes 2024

Camping Blog Camping with Style | Travel, Outdoors & Glamping Blog

Are you wondering what the best camping cool boxes for 2024 are? Read on for 10 of the best passive camping cool boxes, updated for Spring and Summer 2024.

My coleman passive cool box inside my tent
My camp kitchen set up with my Coleman Xtreme Cool Box

Planning your next outdoor adventure? Choosing the right camping cool box can make all the difference. In this guide, we highlight 10 of the best passive camping coolers and ice boxes to keep your food and drinks cold and fresh, whether you’re camping, picnicking, or enjoying a day at the beach.

What is a passive cool box?

A passive cool box, also known as a passive cooler or icebox, is a portable container designed to keep food and drinks cool without the use of electricity or active cooling mechanisms. Passive cool boxes typically rely on insulation and cooling agents such as ice packs or ice blocks to maintain a low temperature inside the box.

With options to suit every budget and need, our top passive cooler picks ensure you can chill out in style, no matter where your journey takes you. Dive in and discover the perfect cool box for your next trip!

1. Igloo Max Cold Box 40Q Rolling Cool Box

  • Size: 40QT / 48LT
  • Performance: Keeps contents cold for up to 5 days
  • Best for: Longer camping trips
  • Expect to pay: around £110
Igloo Max Cold Box 40Q Rolling Cool Box

2. Igloo BMX 25QT Cool Box

  • Size: 25QT / 23LT
  • Performance: Keeps contents cold for up to 4-5 days
  • Best for: Those short on space
  • Expect to pay: around £95-£160
Igloo BMX 25QT Cool Box

3. Coleman Xtreme Cooler – 26LT

  • Size: 26LT
  • Performance: Keeps contents cold for 3 days
  • Best for: Shorter camping trips
  • Expect to pay: around £65 – £85
Coleman Xtreme Cooler - 26LT

4. Coleman Convoy Cool Box – 66LT

  • Size: 66LT
  • Performance: Keeps ice for 5 days
  • Best for: Family campers
  • Expect to pay: around £159 – £199
Coleman Convoy Cool Box - 66LT

Shop Related Products

5. Yeti Tundra Haul Cool Box

  • Size: 50LT
  • Performance: Keeps contents cold for several days
  • Best for: When only the best will do
  • Expect to pay: around £400
Yeti Tundra Haul Cool Box

6. Outwell Fulmar 60LT Cool Box

  • Size: 60LT
  • Performance: Keeps ice for up to 5 days
  • Best for: Family campers
  • Expect to pay: around £75.00 – £128
Outwell Fulmar 60L Cool Box

7. Yeti Tundra 45Qt Cooler

  • Size: 45Qt
  • Performance: Keeps ice for up to 5 days+
  • Best for: Long-term camping investment
  • Expect to pay: around £290-£350
Yeti Tundra 45Qt Cooler

8. Vango Pinnacle Wheelie Cool Box 57L

  • Size: 57LT
  • Performance: Keeps ice for up to 3.5 days
  • Best for: Family campers seeking great value
  • Expect to pay: £70 – £106
Vango Pinnacle Wheelie Cool Box 57L

9. Igloo MaxCold 70QT Cool Box

  • Size: 165QT / 156LT
  • Performance: Keeps ice for up to 7 days
  • Best for: Bigger families
  • Expect to pay: Around £225.00
Igloo MaxCold 70QT Cool Box

10. Nomad Extreme Plus 47L Cool Box

  • Size: 47LT
  • Performance: Keeps ice for 2 days and chills food for up to 7 days
  • Best for: Style-conscious campers
  • Expect to pay: around £200
Nomad Extreme Plus 47L Cool Box

Shop Related Products

Where to next?

Shell Robshaw-Bryan
Follow Shell