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.
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