Bob Timmons | Star Tribune
Outdoors Weekend Editor

Bob Timmons, editor of the Star Tribune's Outdoors Weekend section, worked previously editing, planning and designing the Sports section. He worked in news at the St. Paul Pioneer Press before joining the Star Tribune in 2005.

Timmons previously was the Page One layout and news editor at the St. Paul Pioneer Press. He's a University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (Wis.) graduate.


Currents: Alexandra Wardwell, Audubon Minnesota habitat specialist

What outdoors people are reading, following, doing, and more.


Currents: Bear Paulsen, winter camping mentor, Northstar canoe-maker

What outdoors people are doing, reading, following, and more.


Currents: David Bowman, professional photographer and 'itinerant artist'

What outdoors people are reading, following, listening to, and more.


Updated BWCA reservations system opens — and quickly crashes

Outfitters had complained loudly about changes to the system this year and warned supervisors at the U.S. Forest Service about some potential pitfalls.


Currents: Jason Zabokrtsky, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness guide and outfitter

What outdoors people are reading, following, doing, and more.


Currents: Greg Lais, Wilderness Inquiry executive director

What outdoors people are reading, following, listening to, and doing.


The same nature walk, and then a new sketch

A south Minneapolis woman opens up her colorful journal — art and observations — from daily walks in Roberts Bird Sanctuary.


New field guide to the Twin Cities' natural places wants to open new worlds

Author and photographer aim to broaden readers' exploration and grasp of the region.


Currents: Lori Naumann, Nongame Wildlife Program with the Department of Natural Resources

What outdoors people are reading, doing, following, and more.


Currents: Mountaineer James Didier of Minnesota

What outdoors people are doing, reading, listening to, and more.