This small but proud base is located in Grangeville, Idaho. The jump country here is big with deep canyons, narrow high ridges and tough packouts.
When you purchase a book using this link, part of the proceeds (20%) go to support the base welfare fund. The fund helps families of injured or fallen smokejumpers during times of need.
Mr. Taylor jumped out of Grangeville for 3 years as member of a booster crew from Alaska.
The Cave Point Fire mentioned in the Afterward of Jumping Fire was jumped out of Grangeville. Murry jumped a fire in the Winnaha-Tucannon Wilderness in '98--that story is included in More or Less Crazy toward the end of the book.