The Coots are back on Kootenai Bay! ...so is Lot 3 Whiskey Jack Circle, Sandpoint.
By Kent Anderson, from Schweitzer to the Lake
(Coldwell Banker Resort Realty, Sandpoint, Idaho)
The Good News: My inventory is strong with quality product, ie., Lot 3 in the waterfront community of Whiskey Jack Circle is back on the market! The Bad News: The pending sale for Lot 3 Whiskey Jack Circle fell through. It’s back on the market. The Best News: The new price of $397,700 leads the market for Lake Pend Oreille waterfront close to Sandpoint, Idaho! Not only is Lot 3 back on the market, but the American Coots are back in Kootenai Bay! These guys invade our lake every Fall with a vengeance as tens of thousands of coots gather together to prepare for their migration south. Since Lake Pend Oreille rarely freezes over, the coots have been known to hang around well into Winter. I’ve never eaten a coot, but I hear coots are a mainstay in Cajun gumbo. (Note the swarming coots in the...