The 10 Best Wood Splitting Axes
This wiki has been updated 15 times since it was first published in November of 2018. Whether you're out camping or building a fire in your own cozy home, you're going to need a way to cut all that fuel down to a manageable size. These wood splitting axes, which are specifically designed to chop up logs quickly and cleanly, are just the right tools for the job. Our selection includes a range of sizes and styles, from multipurpose blade models to heavy-duty mauls. When users buy our independently chosen editorial recommendations, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki.
November 23, 2018:
Made sure to include in varied range of axe styles, including portable hatchets and heavy-duty mauls. Also made sure to include both composite and wood models, such as the Fiskars x27 Super 36-Inch (which features a fiberglass handle) and the Helko Werk Vario 2000 (which as a hickory handle).