Select the following link to view a map of RV dump stations nationwide. Currently there are more than 1,000 dump station locations plotted. Dump stations can be found in truck stops like Flying J, city and county parks, public campgrounds, highway rest areas, and other places. On the RV Dump Stations website, you can contribute by submitting locations you are aware of. You can also post comments if information needs to be corrected.
The City of Ellis manages this campground situated along the southern banks of Big Creek. The campground features 17 sites with water and electric hookups for $20 or less per night. More information is available here: http://www.ellis.ks.us/camp.htm
Truck stops and travel centers are great places to refuel the vehicle, take a bathroom break, and fill up on eats and treats. Below is a map that shows the location of popular truck stops and travel centers across America.
RVtravel.com editor Chuck Woodbury provides a rundown of the most popular type of places where RV enthusiasts can spend a night or more for free.