Portlandia characters as clueless ‘gear junkies’

The popular sketch comedy television series Portlandia this month set its sights on outdoor culture. Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein play their regular airy, self-consumed character selves in this episode under the auspices of gearing up for a hike in Portland’s Forest Park. Worth a watch to see Armisen try and clip a carabiner if nothing else.