Minnesota Outdoors

Dennis Anderson, Tony Kennedy and Bob Timmons stay on top of everything going on outdoors.


Minnesotan in 'Impossible Row' recalls fear and fury near Antarctica

Minnesotan in 'Impossible Row' recalls fear and fury near Antarctica

Minneapolis man was member of six-person team on ocean adventure.


Tell us your outdoors plans for the new year

Tell us your outdoors plans for the new year

Adventuring, serving, learning -- all of it -- add your voice for an upcoming feature.


After Everest, Minneapolis man plans next extreme adventure: 'The Impossible Row'

After Everest, Minneapolis man plans next extreme adventure: 'The Impossible Row'

Andrew Towne joins a crew planning to row from the tip of South America to Antarctica through the treacherous 600-mile Drake Passage.


Golden Valley man is the No. 2 lumberjack in the world

Cassidy Scheer competed in the cutting event called the single buck (saw) during the world championships Nov. 2 in Prague.

Cassidy Scheer of Golden Valley talks about coming within a slice of winning the title at the world championships in Prague.


No barrier too big: Minneapolis ultrarunner sets women's mark for Superior trail

Alex Elizabeth, ultrarunner and holder of FKT, supported, for women on the Superior Hiking Trail

Alex Elizabeth puts down fastest known time.


Speed record set on Superior Hiking Trail for third time this year

Rory Anderson after successfully hitting the fastest known time on the Superior Trail.

For the third time since July, a hiker has claimed a speed record on the Superior Hiking Trail.


Superior Hiking Trail becomes path to another speed record

Superior Hiking Trail becomes path to another speed record

Ultra-distance runner sets new 'fastest known time' for supported attempt.


Poison ivy is the only thing slowing down her down

Update: Retiree-turned-hiker marches on


Speed record set for completing 310-mile Superior Hiking Trail

Cameron Schaefer of Mound records the fastest known time for completing the 310-mile Superior Hiking Trail.

A former Minnesotan who has thru-hiked some of the gems of the U.S. trail system moved back to the Midwest and promptly established a speed record covering the Superior Hiking Trail


Former Minnesotans show mettle at ultra running's biggest race

Former Minnesotans show mettle at ultra running's biggest race

At Western States 100, Brittany Peterson comes in second. Courtney Dauwalter led through 80 miles.


Event is all about connecting to outdoors activities

St. Paul Parks & Rec lowers barriers with day to try archery, cycling and more.


Marking the 'Arrowhead Reroute' of the North Country Trail

Marking the 'Arrowhead Reroute' of the North Country Trail

Events in Duluth will officially launch effort to come.


Groups plan rally at Capitol to defend BWCA

Groups plan rally at Capitol to defend BWCA

Interior Department officially renewed mineral leases last week for copper mining near wilderness.


Finding Minnesota hunting mentors is the goal

Backcountry Hunters & Anglers chapter hosts program in Minneapolis.


Bluebird Recovery Program is in season

Bluebird Recovery Program is in season

Expo will highlight its important work for 41 years.


Tracking migrating birds, and the webcams that follow them

Raptor Resource Project is almost a year into new Mississippi River Flyway Cam


'Europe comes here': E-bikes get center stage at weekend fair

'Europe comes here': E-bikes get center stage at weekend fair

E-Bike Challenge at the Minneapolis Convention Center speaks to state's bike-centric community.


Dupre, with company, adds another summit to his collection

Dupre, with company, adds another summit to his collection

Grand Marais adventurer and Canadian climber scaled one of Canada's highest peaks


Former DNR chief Tom Landwehr to lead 'save BWCA' group

Former DNR chief Tom Landwehr to lead 'save BWCA' group

Mines threaten wilderness area, Landwehr says


Minnesota's outdoors scene will come to life on screen

Minnesota's outdoors scene will come to life on screen

Stories of Minnesota's vibrant and varied outdoors scene will be told on screen this month, and throughout the year, at a new film festival that opens March 21 in Minneapolis.