Smokejumpers in the Best of the Web Directory


California Smokejumpers

Tells about the history, equipment, safety, methods, and training of California smokejumpers.

Earl Cooley

Obituary honoring the life of the first American smokejumper.

Interagency Smokejumper Training Guide

The US Forest Service provides a guide to smokejumper history, training, operations, and safety.

National Smokejumper Association

Contains status report, news highlights, membership information, and image gallery.

North Cascades Smokejumper Base

Offers historical documents, photographs, videos, and employment information.

Russian Smokejumpers

A National Geographic article telling about the history and current practices of smokejumping in Russia.


Offers personal stories and photographs of an Alaskan smokejumper.

USFS: Smokejumpers

Includes career information, smokejumping bases, and an annual national report.

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