Camping is supposed to be an enjoyable experience, but it comes with many discomforts, especially if you’re a larger person. What you need is an extra wide camping chair for an extra touch of comfort. All chairs in this buyers guide are built to maximize you’re your comfort, no matter how large you may be. Please note that while there are many extra strong camping chairs, not all of them are recommended by us. Without further ado, let’s dive in!
1. Alps Mountaineering King Kong Chair
If we had to pick just one heavy duty camping chair, it would be the ALPS Mountaineering King Kong Chair. In fact, it is one of the strongest camping chairs on the market. The chair is constructed from a steel frame that is covered in 600D polyester fabric. All of this results in a chair that is able to support a HUGE 800lbs of weight, which makes it the best camping chair for heavy guys and gals.
As well as high capacity, this is also a tall and wide camping chair. The adjustable armrests are very welcome and are great for creating the perfect sitting position. The armrests also have mesh cup holders, which are ideal for holding refreshments as you relax. You will find storage bags on both arms and on the back of the chair, which are great for storing books or electrical devices. As you can tell, this chair really allows for camping comfort.
In regards to portability, this is extra large heavy duty folding chair that weighs 12.5lbs. It comes with a carry bag that has twin straps for backpack-like carrying.
- Maximum capacity: 800 lb
- Dimensions: 38H x 38W x 20D inches
- Seat height: 18 inches
- Weight: 12.5 lbs
2. KingCamp Moon Saucer Leisure Heavy Duty Steel Camping Chair
This one is a bit different from your usual camping chair. In fact, this round camping chair is getting more and more popular around the world. Unlike square chairs, this moon saucer camping chair allows you to lounge in pure laziness. It is our most comfortable heavy duty camping chair.
This chair uses breathable 600D oxford fabric to keep you cool on those humid days. As well as breathable, the material has moisture-wicking properties that work to keep your sweat-free as you sit. To ramp up the comfort even more, the seat is well-padded and has a slight decline, so you can lounge for long periods of time.
As this article is about high capacity camping chairs, you should know that it has a maximum capacity of 330lb. Although strong, the durable steel frame folds down to a compact shape that weighs just 10lb. Portability is increased further thanks to the carry bag complete with shoulder strapping.
In regards to accessories, there is one drink holder on the side, which is able to fit a large variety of bottles or cans. You can even keep your drinks cool inside the bag found on the back of chair. This rear storage area can also be used to keep entertainment nearby, like books or iPad.
- Maximum capacity: 330 lb
- Dimensions: 31.5H x 27.2W x 33.9D inches
- Seat height: 13.8 inches
- Weight: 10 lb
3. Coleman Big-N-Tall Quad Camping Chair
The Coleman Big-N-Tall is an affordable heavy duty camping chair for big people. As such, you would expect this chair to only have the bare essentials, but this is not the case. For starters, this steel-framed champing chair has a massive 600lb weight capacity! Another handy feature is the adjustable arms that let you adjust to the perfect height. On the arm you will find a cup holder to keep your drink stable and close-by. But that’s not all – we also like the mesh flap on the side of the arm. We like this area to hold keys and other small essentials, like earphones.
Around the steel frame is a polyester fabric that features small padding to the back area. Impressively, this wide camping chair offers two feet of width, which makes it ideal for larger folk.
- Maximum capacity: 600 lb
- Dimensions: 38H x 19W x 19.25D inches
- Seat height: 18 inches
- Weight: 9.9 lb
4. Stylish Camping SL1215 Heavy Duty Folding Camping Chair
If you want a heavy duty camping chair with side table, this would be our personal selection. Despite the extra side table, the camping chair is lightweight and compact. In fact, the chair folds down flat for easy storage. When you are on a camping trip you can use the loops underneath the seat as handles for easy carrying.
Even though this is a lightweight heavy duty camping chair, it has a high weight capacity of 350 lb. It is able to do this thanks to a strong aluminum frame that has a innovative crossbeam construction. Around this frame you’ll find 800D nylon, which is tough and can be wiped clean if needed. You have a choice between burgundy and black.
As we previously mentioned, this chair comes with an attached table, which can fold out or be left folded in. This table is great for balancing your meal or other accessories. There is also a cup holder to hold your drink. Both the arms and backrest are well-padded for extra comfort as you sit.
- Maximum capacity: 350 lb
- Dimensions: not specified
- Seat height: 18 inches
- Weight: 11 lb