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Uncapped Concert Captivates

An exclusive sponsor event showcased performances from Best Coast and Kendrick Lamar and brought in a crowd of internet-savvy music enthusiasts.

  • By Monica Down & Hannah Doyle
  • Published 07/13/2012

Mudroom

The Perfect Party

Keep the baby—and the chickens—away from the hungry lion, please.

  • Published 06/22/2012

Culturephile

Riffing on the Bard

Bag & Baggage gives Shakespeare’s bloody Titus Andronicus a transfusion of Kabuki in Hillsboro.

  • By AP Kryza
  • Published 06/22/2012

Mudroom

PDX Index: Waterfront Blues Fest

The numbers behind the annual Waterfront Blues Festival are nothing short of staggering.

  • By Sara Gates
  • Published 06/22/2012

Now Hear This

Music Review: Let’s Make Love Come True by Monarques

Monarques’ unabashed doo-wop pop is the soundtrack of summer.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 06/22/2012

Mudroom

Five Questions With… Meghan McCain

For John McCain’s daughter, it’s always 4:20 somewhere. Blame her newfound liberal tendencies on co-author Michael Ian Black.

  • By Kit Mauldin
  • Published 06/22/2012

Mudroom

Word on the Street: a Portland Glossary

So where will you be spending your vacation?

  • Published 06/22/2012

Back Page

Vox Populi: We Asked 100 People at Cartlandia…

Diners at Cartlandia muse about Apple, trails, and the future ruler of Cascadia.

  • Published 06/22/2012

Mudroom

Do This Now!

Hangin' with hippies and clapping for cowboys are both on the cultural calendar for July.

  • Published 06/15/2012

Mudroom

Woody Redux

Local rock stars should take a page from the Woody Guthrie songbook.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 06/15/2012

Mudroom

Do you want to play a game?

Portland techie Andy Baio resurrects Interactive Fiction at Playfic.com.

  • By Will Lambeth
  • Published 06/15/2012

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Travel & Outdoors

Trail City

A Year in Nature

Who says hiking is limited to summer sojourns? Nature is happening year-round.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 06/22/2012

Trail City

Southbound

Take a detour during your commute down I-5 South, and pay a visit to some enchanting green spaces in Oregon City and Milwaukie.

  • By Brian Barker and Julian Smith
  • Published 06/15/2012

Trail City

Heroes of the Intertwine

Let's take a moment to deliver some well-deserved thanks to those visionary folks who've fought to keep our trails and parks pristine.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 06/15/2012

Beyond the Bridges

Ashland’s New Act

Something’s afoot in Ashland, and it isn’t just the Shakespeare Festival. Explore the city’s latest renaissance.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 06/15/2012

Trail City

All-Nighters

Overnight adventure beckons at Oxbow Regional Park.

  • By Ted Katauskas and Brian Barker
  • Published 06/15/2012

Walk This Way

Portland’s Top Trail Shoes

To help you decide what to wear on your in-town hikes, we put some of Portland’s top footwear companies’ trail shoes to the test. The result? Eleven hiker-approved kicks.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 06/15/2012

Trail City

Express Escapes

You don't have to ramble too far to find a scenic vista in this town.

  • By Brian Barker and Sara Gates
  • Published 06/15/2012

Trail City

The High Road

Happy 100th birthday to Terwilliger Parkway! You don't look a day over 95.

  • By Randy Gragg and Brian Barker
  • Published 06/15/2012

Cover Story

Trail City

Within 20 miles of downtown you’ll find an astonishing 1,200 miles of trails and 40,000 acres of parks and natural areas. as hiking season arrives, we celebrate our seamless connection to nature by mapping 32 places to get outside in every corner of

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 06/15/2012

Feature

Top Women’s Trail Shoes

Traversing the trails requires some serious footwear. Here are our picks for the ladies!

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 06/15/2012

Trail City

Afternoon Delights

Tell the boss you're working from home and take a tour of nearby nature.

  • By Brian Barker and Julian Smith
  • Published 06/15/2012

Feature

Top Men’s Trail Shoes

OK men, let's make tracks in these top-notch boots.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 06/15/2012

Trail City

Sublime Southwest

The 'burbs have their own splendid sites that deserve a detailed look.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 06/15/2012

Feature

Top Coed Trail Shoes

Sturdy and stylish boots that work for guys and gals.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 06/15/2012

Trail City

Northern Stars

There's no shortage of dramatic destinations as you head north to Vancouver and Camas.

  • By Brian Barker and Julian Smith
  • Published 06/15/2012

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