Going camping and need a more effective way to stay clean? Well, unless there is another source of water to wash from, you will probably need to get a camp shower. Portable camping showers are meant for more than just showering. They are actually a great choice for a variety of activities around the campsite. These showers can be used for washing dishes and other equipment. Choosing a portable camping shower can be quite difficult. This is because there are so many models, and unfortunately not all are equal. They come in various sizes and styles to select from. Therefore knowing the best ones will help you get the perfect option for your needs. The following is a review of the top models that will work best during your camping trip.
Table of Contents
- 8. Ivation Portable Handheld Shower – Turns Water from Bucket/Sink Into Steady
- 7. Nemo Equipment Helio Pressure Camping Showers
- 6. RING RS1 12V Portable Shower
- 5. Advanced Elements Summer 3 Gallon Solar Shower
- 4. ZODI Outback Gear Extreme SC Hot Shower
- 3. Ivation Multipurpose Portable Spray Washer w/ Water Tank
- 2. ZODI Outback Gear Hot Tap Travel Shower
- 1. Portable 12V DC Powered Water Pump & Shower Unit
8. Ivation Portable Handheld Shower – Turns Water from Bucket/Sink Into Steady
This is a unique device that incorporates both a shower head and shower pump in one unit. The pump incorporates a built-in rechargeable battery. It is designed to pump water having a temperature 50 to 122 degrees Fahrenheit. The pump is placed into a sink or bucket of water. It generates a flow rate of 2.5 liters per minute. A 6-foot hose is included to provide extended use. The 2200 mAh lithium batteries can last up to 60 minutes on a single charge.
- It is very easy to use water from bucket.
- It is portable to camp.
7. Nemo Equipment Helio Pressure Camping Showers
This shower incorporates an 11-liter storage tank constructed from durable fabric. Pressure is generated by a foot pump. The pressure stays up for several minutes and you only need a few pumps to keep it going. The tank incorporates a sturdy base that serves to keep it upright on uneven ground. The water flows through a 7-foot hose into a shower nozzle. The tank is fitted with a strap for easy transportation.
6. RING RS1 12V Portable Shower
This shower comes with a pump that is is inserted in a container of water. The pump is powered by 4 D cell batteries. It provides excellent water flow that can be adjusted to suit your needs. The water flows through a 7-foot hose that directs it to the shower head. The shower uses water that has a temperature of 40 t0 104 degrees Fahrenheit. It features an on/off switch for easy operation.
5. Advanced Elements Summer 3 Gallon Solar Shower
Those that love a warm shower will greatly benefit from this unit. The shower comes with a vinyl bag that can hold 3 gallons of water. The bag has the ability to heat water by utilizing passive solar radiation. It incorporates a thermometer that allows you to monitor the water temperature. The bag is fitted with a hose that directs water to the shower head. A carry strap is sewn on the bag for easy transportation.
4. ZODI Outback Gear Extreme SC Hot Shower
Sturdy, elegant and durable, this shower offers you with hot water in just a couple of minutes. It comes with a stainless steel water tank that offers great resistance to rusting. The incorporated burner has a heating capacity of 10,000 BTU. It heats the water in the storage tank to a temperature of 100 degrees Fahrenheit. A hand pump is incorporated in the tank to pressurize the water. The pressurized water flows though a 6-foot hose that directs it to the shower head.
3. Ivation Multipurpose Portable Spray Washer w/ Water Tank
This is a battery-powered showered. It derives power from a 12-volt rechargeable battery. A 60-watt pump is serves to pressurize water in the 4.5-gallon reservoir. Water is directed from the reservoir through a 19.6-foot hose. The output pressure at the shower head is 130.5 PSI. The shower provides a steady and continuous flow for more effective cleaning.
2. ZODI Outback Gear Hot Tap Travel Shower
This shower allows you to benefit from a constant supply of hot water. It comes with a 4-gallon water reservoir. The propane tank supplies gas to the burner. The burner heats the water in the reservoir to a maximum temperature of 100 degrees Fahrenheit. A 6-volt pump serves to pressurize water in the reservoir. The 8-foot flexible hose directs the water to a shower head. A full tank can provide 10 minutes of shower time.
1. Portable 12V DC Powered Water Pump & Shower Unit
This shower unit is powered by a 12-volt battery. It incorporates a pump that generates a flow rate of 2 gallons per minute. Pressurized water is directed to the shower head through a 6-foot plastic hose. The shower head incorporates a suction cup that allows it to be mounted on various objects, even a tree.