Boondocking Water and Sewage

Can I Dump my Gray Water on the Ground?

Dumping your gray water, or emptying your gray tank, is generally only permitted on BLM “public lands”, these are the lands typically open for dispersed...

Can I Still Shower Everyday When Boondocking?

Technically, you still can shower everyday. However, most full time boondockers don’t. Boondockers generally shower anywhere from 3-4 times a week, to just once a...

Can I Still Flush the Toilet When Boondocking?

Of course you can flush the toilet when boondocking. Do RVers Flush the Toilet When Boondocking? While it’s true that many boondockers don’t flush after...

How to Find an RV Dump Station with Potable Water

Finding an RV dump station with potable water is getting harder to do because of water rationing policies and increased liability risks. While many gas...

How Do I Know if RV Dump Station Water is Potable?

An RV Dump Station with Two Faucets If an RV dump station has two water faucets, one will be for drinking, the other will be...

Does an RV Water Filter Make Water Safe to Drink?

The only RV water filter that will make your water completely safe to drink is a “reverse osmosis water system”, and there are actually RO...

Using Water Purifying Tablets for RV Use

Water purifying tablets are typically used by hikers who want to fill their canteens and bottles from a clear, running stream. These tablets will kill...

How Can I Make Water Safer To Drink?

RV boondockers are always concerned about getting clean drinking water into their holding tanks. Learn how you can make water safer to drink… How to...

How to Take a Shower when Boondocking

You take a shower just like you would when camped at an RV Park with full hookups. Taking a shower while boondocking doesn’t have to...

Flushing the Toilet with Shower Water

A typical RV toilet will draw water from the fresh water tank to flush contents down. While this seems innocuous for most RVers, the hardcore...

Can I Dump Grey Water Anywhere?

The short answer is, “No” you cannot dump grey water anywhere. However, there are places where it is legal to dump grey water the ground,...

Is It Legal to Dump Composting Toilet Waste on the Ground?

No. It is not legal. Composted toilet waste is technically not “compost” simply because it takes at least 120 days or more to completely compost...