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After googling, "wash clothes in a bag" I discovered that there are actually special washboard bags that you can buy specifically for washing clothes while you're backpacking/traveling (see the Scrubba below). They provide instructions on their website on how to use the bag, but Im pretty confident that you could get similar results with any watertight ...


Find a spot at least 200 ft away from water sources, camp, and trails. (Per LNT guidelines) Place soiled items in a gallon zip-loc bag with water and small amount of concentrated, biodegradable camp soap (I use Dr. Bronner's). Burp all air from the bag. Agitate the mixture until desired laundering is reached Open the bag slightly, squeezing it and ...

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