Original Smokejumper (SMKJ) Bases Data

 

Location

First Year

# of Jumpers

Region 1

     
Regional Base Missoula, MT 1940 12
Nezperce Forest Grangeville, ID 1951  
Gallatin Forest West Yellowstone, MT 1951 5

Region 3

     
Detail from Missoula Silver City, NM 1954 18

Region 4

     
Payette Forest McCall, ID 1943 5
Boise Forest Boise, ID 1970 26
 Bureau of Land Managment Idaho City, ID 1954-1969  

Region  5

     
Regional Base, Northern California Service Center Redding, CA 1957 26

Region 6

     
Siskiyou Base Cave Junction, OR 1943 11
Redmond Air Center Redmond, OR 1964 23
LaGrande Fire Control Center LaGrande, OR 1974 20
North Cascade Smokejumper Base Winthrop, WA 1940 4
Bureau of  Land Managment Fairbanks, AK 1959 17

 





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