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Where to Stand-Up Paddleboard in Seattle

For beginner, intermediate, and advanced paddlers

A good place to SUP? Off Seward Park

Austin Iverson

Sub Pop’s Creative Director Waxes on the Label’s Album Art

Sub Pop albums are defined by a certain aesthetic, and for the past 24 years, the label’s creative director, Jeff Kleinsmith, has helped convey it through the label’s record covers. Here, he waxes on a few favorites

Creative director Jeff Kleinsmith and office Sub Pup Kenny

Gwendolyn Elliott

6 Best Water-View Campsites in the PNW

Pitch your tent or park your RV at one of these waterfront or water-view spots, where you’ll wake up to the soothing sounds of lakes, falls, rivers, or the sea

Campsites at Spencer Spit State Park on Lopez Island come with water views and plenty of space to pull up

Danielle Centoni and Roddy Scheer

Seattle Is Having a Midlife Crisis (Again)

Seattle experienced a midlife crisis 30 years ago, says Knute Berger. Are we having another one today?

MIDLIFE CRISIS PART 1: Tech pioneer Bill Gates and onetime Seahawks linebacker Brian Bosworth in a classic yearbook-style photo

Knute Berger

Water Adventures Gear Guide

If you're ready to stop renting and take the plunge on a new purchase, here's where to start

This article is part of the cover story for the August 2018 issue. Find more from the story here. Click here to subscribe. On…

Hilary Meyerson

14 Best Things To Do in Seattle in August 2018

Our hand-picked list of best bets for entertainment this month

Prom Queen, pictured here, provides the live music for Can Can’s Femme Fatale

Gavin Borchert