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: Keith Myrmel, map-maker and hiker

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


For mind and body, add time in Minnesota's outdoors to your virus prevention kit

In the middle of last week, I took a long-planned camping trip with three of my college kids. We settled in at a small but…


Parks and trails remain open, even as facilities close and activities are canceled

State parks, campgrounds and other natural places will remain open for now, but expect some changes upon visiting because of safety measures related to the coronavirus.


Currents: Meredith Cornett, director of science and climate strategy, Nature Conservancy

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


Currents: Dorian Grilley: Executive director, Bicycle Alliance of Minnesota

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


Currents: Fred Haberman, marketing chief executive, Pond Hockey Championships founder

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


Currents: Alex Hastings, paleontology curator at Science Museum of Minnesota

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


Currents: Emma Schultz, community forest project specialist

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


Currents: Charlie Mahler, Twin Cities in Motion media manager

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


Currents: Kurt Stafki, Otso Cycles

What outdoors people are reading, following, and more.