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Karen House guides the funyaks through Souse Hole Rapid
River Guide Neil gives last minute instructions to rafting guests
Kathy Miller guides the thrills of the Taos Box.
Karen House guides the funyaks through Souse Hole Rapid
River Guide Neil gives last minute instructions to rafting guests
Kathy Miller guides the thrills of the Taos Box.
Karen House guides the funyaks through Souse Hole Rapid
River Guide Neil gives last minute instructions to rafting guests
Kathy Miller guides the thrills of the Taos Box.
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Our River Guides

Professional, Trained, Fun


Kathy Miller

President and Founder

Kathy Miller, President and Founder of New Wave Rafting Co.

Kathy Miller, President and Founder of New Wave Rafting Co. She is the mother of two and grandmother of two. She is a Level 3 Certified Ski Instructor, working at Taos Ski Valley in the winter. She is an all-around outdoor gal, also excelling at fly fishing, rock climbing, kayaking and back-country skiing. Her most recent loves are tending her orchard and raising chickens.


Steve Miller

Vice-President and Founder

Steve Miller, Vice-President and Founder of New Wave Rafting Co.

Steve Miller is the Vice-President and Founder, with his wife Kathy, of New Wave Rafting Co. He is the father of one and grandfather of three. He holds a Master Degree in Anthropology from Harvard University, has published a book of photography on rafting the Grand Canyon, is a former Outward Bound instructor and is currently the President of the New Mexico River Outfitters Association.


Britt Runyon

Operations Manager / Official Photographer & Videographer

Britt Runyon - Operations Manager And Official Photography / Videographer

Britt Huggins is the Operations Manager and Official Photographer and Videographer of New Wave Rafting Co. He began his career with NWRCo. in 1983. He has done all sorts of things in his life, and all of them well, including kayaking, snowboarding and rock climbing. He is a PADI certified dive instructor, often spending the winter at some Caribbean get-away.


Karen House

River Guide

Karen House - River Guide For New Wave Rafting Co.

Karen House has been with NWRCo. for over 15 years. She has a Masters Degree in Wilderness Therapy and runs her own counseling business, which has included counseling soldiers returned from combat duty. She also created a catering business for expeditionary raft adventures. She is a true Renaissance woman.


CJ Robison

River Guide

CJ Robison - River Guide For New Wave Rafting Co.

CJ Robison has been with NWRCo. for over 5 years. She is also a licensed massage therapist and currently works at Ojo Caliente Spa.


Joey Coburn

River Guide

Joey  During the school year, Joey Coburn is a math teacher in Artesia, New mexico

 


Orlando Torres

River Guide

Orlando Torres - Jason Pfeifer - River Guide For New Wave Rafting Co.

Orlando Torres has been with NWRCo.since 2007. He teaches snowboarding at Taos Ski Valley in the winter, and makes fantastical jewelery.


Jason Pfeifer

River Guide

Jason Pfeifer - River Guide For New Wave Rafting Co.

Jason Pfeifer had a long career as a rafting guide before joining NWRCo. in 2010. He is also a licensed Life Coach and ski instructor at Taos Ski Valley in the winter.