Pelican: 20QT Elite Cooler

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Pelican Products, Inc. has protected defense, emergency and scientific expedition equipment through some of the harshest conditions on Earth since 1976. This same DNA is now available to you in Pelican™ Elite Coolers.

Pelican holds their products to a higher standard than other cooler makers. When it comes to durability, performance and ergonomic design, just “good enough” doesn’t cut it. As a result, Pelican™ Elite Coolers perform to higher standards — better than any cold locker, tougher than any icebox. Pelican™ Elite Coolers are true next-generation innovations, created to last a lifetime.

From the latches to the freezer-grade seal to the toughest handles in the business, every part is engineered to our extreme durability and performance standards. Which is Pelican feels confident in providing you with a Lifetime Guarantee. Not three years. Not five years. A lifetime. Something the other makers don’t (or can’t) do.

Whether you’re on the hunt of a lifetime, far out at sea with a cooler full of catch, crossing deserts on safari or simply tailgating during a big game – the Pelican™ Elite Cooler is the one for you.



  • Extreme ice retention
  • Press & Pull Latches
  • Integrated Cup Holders
  • Molded-In Tie Downs
  • Non-Skid & Non-Marking Raised Feet
  • Guaranteed for life


  • Interior (L×W×D): 12.00 x 6.70 x 14.10 in (30.5 x 17 x 35.8 cm)
  • Exterior (L×W×D) 18.80 x 12.60 x 17.70 in (47.8 x 32 x 45 cm)
  • Volume: 21.50QT (20.35 liters)
  • Can Capacity: 15 cans ()
  • Int Volume: 0.66 ft³ (0.019 m³)
  • Insulation Thickness: 0.78" (2 cm)
  • Weight: 12.52 lbs (5.7 kg)


  • 5
    Pelican 20 Qt cooler rocks!

    Posted by Frank Luscher on Jul 4th 2021

    I'm a delivery driver of brown trucks in Texas in the summer--it gets crazy hot in the back of the trucks, but this cooler keeps drinks cold ALL DAY; still ice in the cooler when I come back in the evening, plus design is super stable and doesn't tip over. Made in USA and worth every cent!!!