Adjacent to a similarly cavernous warehouse space called Branx, see-and-be-seen Rotture S. Out Kayaking has about members and plans one or two group paddles each month. It's in a hip part of Southeast Portland—close to Hawthorne, Belmont, and Inner Southeast—making it a good bet for cocktails before or after dinner or clubbing in the area. This is swanky, gay-friendly dining at its best, in a town with plenty of competition. The down-home, hipster-infested Screen Door E. Bordered by Southwest Alder, S.
That sounds awful, though.
Portland Frontrunners. Outdoorsy Portland has its own gay kayaking club, Out Kayakingwhich is run by avid outdoorsman Kyle Sheeley, pictured here paddling in Scappoose Bay, just 25 miles north of Portland near Sauvie Island and the Columbia River. Roughly 10 performers make up the cast at this longtime favorite hangout, where zany, off-color Vegas-style revue shows are presented Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights.
Friendships, that is.