Recent content from Bob Timmons
The outdoors is a place of action – and reflection and release – this autumn.
Mikah Meyer, who brought gay pride to the outdoors in a national parks odyssey, is on to another big idea.
Maybe you've heard about awe walks? You keep to the usual routine but slow down. Take time to observe the surroundings in a new way. Embrace nature's mysteries. And reap the emotional benefits.
This would have been Twin Cities Marathon weekend. Like most events, it's now all-virtual in 2020. But from honoring family to reflecting our health crisis, marathoners are filling the void.
Minnesotans barreled into the outdoors in spring and summer during the throes of COVID-19. Don't expect that to slow in autumn, with its inviting weather and scene.
Prior Lake man has paddled 5,000 miles in his Quest in the five years since he took up the sport, and he's not done yet.
So many Minnesotans eager to get rolling and beat the quarantine blues have created unprecedented demand on cycle shops and suppliers.
Some families are using these pandemic days as motivation to return to the BWCA after many years, and, in some cases, introduce the wilderness to their own families.
There are a mix of happenings in Minnesota's avian community worth checking out this month (and weeks to come).
A statement from the governor's office said the 2021 Governor's Pheasant Opener will return to Fairmont, its scheduled host community this year.