Elise Putnam

Raft & Kayak Guide

Where did you grow up?

Home grown Winthrop, WA

Where is home?

Twisp, WA

How many years have you been raft guiding?

This is my 7th season

Fun fact about you?

I like to ski

Favorite guiding memory?

Mel riding the bull through OH $#@! on her birthday float

Best feature on the Methow River?

Any high-water wave train

Favorite river?

Having a favorite river is like having a favorite dog, you can't admit it