The Hotshot Rendezvous

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The 2017 U.S. Hotshot Reunion was a great success!  Stay tuned for information on the 2018 Hotshot Rendezvous! Who’s Invited: All wildland firefighters! Please note: At this time most of

Hotshot Physical Fitness Training

Jul. 7, 2016 by

As part of the fireline performance required of the Interagency Hotshot Crews (IHCs), the physical ability to perform arduous labor is critical to crew moral, personal health, and safety standards.

Characteristics of the Ideal Hotshot

Jul. 7, 2016 by

Have you ever wondered what kind of person makes the ideal Hotshot?  Well, TheSmokeyGeneration.com, a wildland fire oral history and didgital storytelling website, decided to explore just that.  The Smokey

Common Denominators on Tragedy Fires – Updated for a New Fire Environment

Jul. 7, 2016 by

Common Denominators on Tragedy Fires – Updated for a New Fire Environment by Matt Holmstrom, Superintendent, Lewis and Clark Interagency Hotshot Crew, USFS. hile for many years the standard “Common

Resources for Hotshots

Jul. 7, 2016 by

The following list provides you with links to various resources widely used by the wildland fire community. Geographical Area Coordination Centers Listing of the US Geographical Coordination centers. Here you