South Ops National Interagency Hotshot Crew

Arrowhead IHC
Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park
PO Box 925 
Kings Canyon, CA 93633

Joe Suarez, Superintendent
(559) 285-9128 (Cell)

(559) 565-4342 (Station)
(559) 565-4337 (District) 
(559) 565-4394 (Fax)

Days Off:  Saturday/Sunday


Arroyo Grande IHC
Los Padres National Forest
460 HI Mountain Rd
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420

Mike Hickey, Superintendent
(805) 458-4215 (Cell)

Phil Hernandez, Captain

Craig Melia, Captain

(805) 481-4391 (Station)
(805) 925-9538 (District)
(805) 481-7352 (Fax)


Bear Divide IHC
Angeles National Forest
Bear Divide Station
21501 N. Sand Canyon Road
Santa Clarita, CA 91387

Brian Anderson, Superintendent
(818) 456-2816 (Cell)

Doug Bennick, Captain

Joshua Thomas, Captain

(818) 362-1216 (Station)
(661) 252-0043 (Fax)

Days Off:  Wednesday/Thursday


Big Bear IHC
San Berardino National Forest
P.O Box 290
Fawnskin, CA 92333

Howard Deets, Superintendent
(909) 693-2968
 (Cell)

Cody Zetlmaier, Captain

Jimmy Butler, Captain

(909) 382-2827 (Office)
(805) 866-2867 (Fax)

Days Off:  Sunday/Monday


Breckenridge IHC
Sequoia National Forest 
Kern River Ranger District
7333 Caliente/Bodfish Rd.
Caliente, CA. 93518

James Robertson, Superintendent
(661) 972-0177 (Cell)

Cory Correa, Captain

Ryan Lobre, Captain

(661) 867-2381 (Station)
(760) 376-3781 (District) 

(661) 867-2615 (Fax)

Days Off:  Sunday/Monday 


Crane Valley IHC
Sierra National Forest
57003 Road 225 
North Fork, CA 93643

Matthew Dunlap, Acting Superintendent
(559) 580-0061 (Cell)

Robert Moreno, Captain

(559) 877-2717 (Station 1)
(559) 877-2707 (Station 2)
(559) 877-2218 (District)
(559) 877-3108 (Fax)

Days Off: Sunday/Monday


Dalton IHC 
Angeles National Forest
Dalton Camp
1090 Glendora Mt. Road
Glendora, CA 91741

Scott Gorman, Superintendent
(626) 297-3193 (Cell)

Anthony Powers, Captain

Isaac Beaza, Captain

(626) 335-8600 (Station)
(626) 335-1251 (District)
(626) 852-0560 (Fax)

Days Off: Friday/Saturday


Del Rosa IHC
San Bernardino National Forest
Front Country Ranger District
4121 Quail Canyon
San Bernardino, CA 92404

David Borero, Superintendent
(909 379-9332 (Cell)

Justin Grunewald, Captain

Jack Masters, Captain

(909) 383-5567 (Station)
(909) 886-8463 (Fax)

Days Off: Thursday/Friday


Fulton IHC
Sequoia National Forest  
Kern River Ranger District
P.O. Box 343
Glennville, CA 93226

Josh Acosta, Superintendent
(760) 608-3633 
(Cell)

Greg Cole, Captain

(661) 536-8311 (Station primary)
(661) 536-8532 (Station 2nd line)
(760) 379-5646 (District)
(661) 536-8532 (Fax)

Days Off: Tuesday/Wednesday


Golden Eagles IHC
BIA Pacific Region, Sycuan Indian Reservation
Sycuan Fire Department Air and Wildland Division
5449 Sycuan Road
El Cajon, CA 92019

Robert Villegas Jr., Assistant Superintendent
(619) 333-9038 (Cell)

Kevin Akers, Captain

(619) 672-0432 (63A)

Days Off: Saturday/Sunday


Groveland IHC
Stanislaus National Forest
Groveland Ranger District
24545 Highway 120
Groveland, CA 95321

Matt Thomas, Superintendent
(209) 402-5846 (Cell)

Pat Green, Captain

Tyler Rollinson, Captain

(209) 962-7825 ext 575 (Station)
(209) 962-7825 (District)
(209) 962-7412 (Fax)

Days Off: Friday/Saturday


Horseshoe Meadow IHC
Sequoia National Forest
Hume Lake Ranger District
Pinehurst Work Center
53921 Hwy 245
Miramonte, CA 93641

Dustin Hallam, Captain
Email Dustin
(559) 920-5750 (Cell)

Jeremy Loyd, Captain
Email Jeremy

Candice Kutrosky,Captain
Email Candice

(559) 336-2651 (Station)
(559) 338-2251 (District)
(559) 336-2810 (Fax)

Days Off: Sunday/Monday


Inyo IHC
Inyo National Forest
White Mountain Ranger District

798 N. Main Street
Bishop, CA 93514

Joel Schilling, Superintendent
(530) 616-1767 (Cell)

Kevin O'Hara, Captain
(760) 873-2506 (Office)

James (Vern) Gruwell, Captain
(760) 873-2506 (Office)

(760) 873-2542 (Station)
(760) 873-2493 (Fax)

Days Off: Friday/Saturday


Kern Valley IHC
Central California District Office
3801 Pegasus Dr.
Bakersfield, CA 93308

Nathan Nelms, Superintendent
Email Nathan
(661) 391-6054 (Office)
(661) 432-0852 (Cell)

Kyle Clendenen, Assistant Superintendent
(661) 391-6056 (Office)
(661) 369-2823 (Cell)

(661) 391-6000 (District)
(661) 391-6072 (Fax)

Days Off: Thursday/Friday


Kings River IHC
Sierra National Forest
Trimmer Work Center
34849 Maxon Road
Sanger, CA 93657

Joaquin Marquez, Superintendent
(559) 855-8321 ext. 3430
(559) 240-6066 (Cell)

Adam Hernandez, Captain 2A
(559) 855-8321 ext. 3431 (Office)

Steve Zavala, Captain 2B
(559) 855-8321 ext. 3432 (Office)

(559) 855-8321 (Work Center)
(559) 855-2666 (Fax)

Days Off: Friday/Saturday/Sunday


Laguna IHC
Cleveland National Forest
Descanso Ranger District
24321 Viejas Grade Road
Descanso, CA 91916

Jim Huston, Superintendent
(619) 445-1042 ext. 1020)
(619) 241-6805 (Cell)

Steve Vigil, Captain
(619) 445-1042 ext. 1022

Chris Talbot, Captain
(619) 445-1042 ext. 1021

(619) 445-6235 (District)
(619) 659-5708 (Fax)

Days Off: Thursday/Friday/Saturday


Little Tujunga IHC
Angeles National Forest
Little Tujunga River RD
12371 N. Little Tujunga Canyon Road
San Fernando, CA 91342

Joseph "JB" Bunton, Superintendent
(661) 400-1897 (Cell)

Pedro Marron, Captain 5A

Joel Gonzalez, Captain 5B

(626) 574-5398 (Station)
(818) 896-6727 (Fax)

Days Off: Sunday/Monday


Los Padres IHC
Los Padres National Forest
Santa Barbara Ranger District
3505 Paradise Rd
Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Hector Medrano, Captain 4A

Matthew Aoki, Captain

(805) 967-3481 (Station)
(805) 967-7312 (Fax)

Days off: Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday


Mill Creek IHC
San Bernardino National Forest

34701 Mill Creek Road
Mentone, CA 92359

John Ellison, Superintendent
(909) 219-0363 (Cell)

Ernesto Rubio, Captain

Emanuel Torres, Captain

(909) 382-2903 (Station)
(909) 382-2881 (District)
(909) 794-1125 (Fax)

Days Off: Saturday/Sunday


Palomar IHC
Cleveland NF
Palomar Ranger District

1634 Black Canyon Rd 
Ramona, CA 92065

 

 

 


Rio Bravo IHC
Kern County Fire
4500 Lake Isabella Blvd.
Lake Isabella, CA 93240

Jose Ortega, Superintendent

Eddie Arellano, Captain

Cindy Petrich, Captain

(951) 767-2792 (Station)
(760) 788-0250 (District)
(951) 767-0659 (Fax)

Days Off: Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday


Andrew Reed, Superintendent
(661) 330-0147 (Cell)

Eric Nicholson, Captain

James Haskins, Captain

(760) 379-2042 (Station)
(661) 391-7000 (District)


 

Sierra IHC 
Sierra National Forest
Bass Lake Ranger District
43060 Hwy. 41
Oakhurst, CA 93644

 

Alan Roby, Superintendent
(559) 877-2218 ext. 3285 (Office)
(559) 545-4133 (Cell)

Brian Laird, Captain
(559) 877-2218 ext. 3288

Christopher Fernandez, Captain
(559) 877-2218 ext. 3289

Days Off: Wednesday/Thursday/Friday


Springville IHC
Sequoia, National Forest
32588 Highway 190
Springville, CA 93265

Jack Medina, Superintendent 
Email Jack

(559) 361-0505 (Cell)

Robert Nevarez, Captain 
Email Robert

Jeremy Bush, Captain 
Email Jeremy

(559) 539-2607 ext. 2267 (Station) 
(559) 539-0319 (Fax)

Days Off: Friday/Saturday


Stanislaus IHC 
Stanislaus National Forest
19777 Greenley Road
Sonora, CA 95370

Shawn Baker, Superintendent
(209) 768-4197 (Cell)

Brandon Hull, Captain

Timothy Markin, Captain

(209) 532-3935 (Station)
(209) 586-3234 (District)
(209) 532-2932 (Fax)

Days Off: Sunday/Monday


Texas Canyon IHC
Angeles National Forest
30800 Bouquet Canyon Road
Saugus, CA 91390

Danny Breuklander, Superintendent
(661) 233-2154 
(Cell)

Matt Davidson, Captain

Leonard Dimaculangan, Captain

(661) 296-8418 (Station)
(661) 269-2808 (District)
(661) 296-2302 (Fax)

Days Off: Sunday/Monday


Vista Grande IHC
San Bernardino National Forest
San Jacinto Ranger District
PO Box 518
Idyllwild, CA 92549

Jesse Estrada, Superintendent
(951) 315-5860 (Cell)

Brett Pascale, Captain

Joseph Lowe, Captain

(951) 849-5750 (Station)
(909) 382-2921 (District)
(951) 922-2482 (Fax)

Days Off: Tuesday/Wednesday


Valyermo IHC 
Angeles National Forest
Santa Clara/Mojave Rivers Ranger District 
29835 Valyermo Road
P.O. Box 15
Valyermo, CA 93563

Matthew Ramstead, Superintendent
(661) 944-2188 x229 (Office)

(626) 632-1146 (Cell)

Simeon Hagens, Captain
(661) 944-2188 x228 (Office)

(626) 632-1146 (Cell)

Gabriel Gudino, Captain
(661) 944-2188 x227 (Office)
(626) 304-6758 (Cell)