Eric Miller, Hotshot Superintendent, talks about his favorite parts of hotshotting and favorite place to fight fire. This interview was collected in May of 2014; Eric is currently the Superintendent of the Prineville Hotshots.
Eric Miller, Hotshot Superintendent, talks about the torrential downpour that he and his crew endured on the Gila National Forest early in his career, constituting the worst shift he can recall. TheSmokeyGeneration.com
Eric Miller, Hotshot Superintendent, tells a story about a fire in Oregon where they were asked to hike two hours up a steep incline from spike camp every day for two weeks in order to prepare and implement a complex burnshow, including the mental grind it took to face that challenge day-in day-out and what it takes to motivate the crewmembers. He also describes the fire behavior and conditions.