Long – Cold – Winter! Freezing temperatures —– below zero mornings for WEEKS on end. Tons of snow – way more than most anyone can remember! We made it, though, and I think we deserve a medal for getting through it all with minimal complaining UNTIL the last 18 inch snowfall. So – what can […]
One day a year Fat Bikers are allowed to gather in Cable, WI, for a rousing race on the snow covered Birkie Trail. The race, known as Fat Bike Birkie and sponsored by the American Birkebeiner Foundation, this year capped registration at 500 racers. This year’s 47 km long race was also the Fat Bike […]
I’ve been a sauna fan since my 20’s and have always had a wood-fired sauna either right inside my home or a short walk from my back door. I take long, hot saunas year round. They make me feel healthy, help me sleep easy and sharpen my mind. Saunas liven up the body and soul. […]
The 2013 housing stats are in for Bayfield County. The statistics are compiled by the National Association of Realtors using data supplied by Wisconsin MLS sites. These stats do not include sales by owner. 197 homes sold in Bayfield County in 2013, down from 257 sales in 2012, and is almost even with 2011’s 199 […]
It’s countdown to Birkie, and we have a number of cabins for sale that feature Birkie Trail access. As I write this the snow is coming down in heavy sheets, and when I finish writing this I am headed out to have my racing skis waxed for the race on Saturday. Living in the Cable […]
This recent photo is doctored to show what it might look like if the Old School is no longer standing on its prime 2 acres in the heart of downtown Cable. Without the School, the view looking east from the Post Office, our King Realty office and the Ideal Market would be very different – […]
COME ON UP – THE SNOW’S DIVINE! Here is a photo of the start of last year’s Fat Bike Birkie. Grueling for some – a fun tour for others, Fat Bike Birkie is back and ready to roll March 8, 2014. But, before then – don’t miss the fabulous skiing and snow shoeing in the […]
The King is in! Bill’s grandchildren the Pink Princess and the Silver Knight decided to join in the King Family fun!
FRESH SURPRISE! BEAUTIFUL, ISN’T IT?
If you followed King Realty on Facebook, you might remember that Bill taped a Cheetah to his back for the Korte Race last February. Unfortunately, Cheetahs aren’t happy in cold weather, and Bill’s Cheetah preferred to ride on his back rather than get cold paws and push Bill on to victory. But September weather is […]