Carhartt Polyester Camping Backpack Cooler

Last updated: April 7, 2023

The base of this backpack cooler is insulated to keep your favorite drinks nice and cold for up to 8 hours. The backpack has a simple, yet functional design with two mesh side pockets, two front pouches, a bottom cooler and an upper compartment for a picnic blanket, snacks or change of clothing.

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Product Details

Key Takeaway: You'll find this backpack cooler comes in a choice of black, brown or gray.

In our analysis of 114 expert reviews, the Carhartt Polyester Camping Backpack Cooler placed 1st when we looked at the top 14 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

The Carhartt cooler backpack does it all. A 2-in-1 pack, it features an insulated base compartment that keeps food and drinks cold, and a large main compartment for carrying gear and accessories. Ideal for camping, picnics, tailgates, Beach trips, festivals, concerts, and job sites, it eliminates the need for both a cooler and a backpack, by combining the essential features into one convenient, easy-to-carry bag. The soft cooler compartment holds up to 12 cans, or other food and drink items, as well as an ice pack, and can keep everything cold for over 24 hours. The main compartment holds non-perishable food items, clothes and gear. A front zipper pocket with key fob stores keys and a cell phone, and mesh side pockets keep water bottles and other Accessories handy. The Carhartt cooler backpack measures 12.5W x 17.75H x 8D inches, weighs 1.5 pounds, and features YKK zippers, and a Carhartt logo patch. Made from heavy duty poly with rain Defender water repellent for rugged use. Carhartt work bags, packs & Gear are covered by a limited warranty against manufacturing defects in materials and worksmanship for the normal life of the product.

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