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Lake Sammamish State Park

2000 NW Sammamish Rd, Issaquah, WA 98027-8918
+1 425-455-7010
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Beautiful beach,

A beautiful beach with large picnic areas and trails that allow people of all ages to have a place... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Seattle, Washington
You need a State park permit to drive into

Large picnic areas that are awesome for picnics or birthday gatherings. decent swim area and lots... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
Issaquah, Washington
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This park has something for everyone, from bikers to hikers and to fishermen.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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2000 NW Sammamish Rd, Issaquah, WA 98027-8918
+1 425-455-7010
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

A beautiful beach with large picnic areas and trails that allow people of all ages to have a place to explore, relax and take in the beauty of this park. There are no direct shaded areas so if its a super sunny day bring a...More

Reviewed 26 July 2017

Large picnic areas that are awesome for picnics or birthday gatherings. decent swim area and lots of trails. You do need a state park discovery pass in order to visit.

Thank yardranger
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Could not find a clean area to put the picnic blanket down. Too bad because the location is good. Has a nice playgrounds and a couple of swimming beaches. But, simply said the goose faces are a turn-off.

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This is a state park so a discovery pass is required. The sand area for the kids is perfect. Flat, a lot of water line. The sea weed does tend to build up along the shore though so you do kind of have to kick...More

Thank Autumn B
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This fairly attractive body of water is usually empty of sailboats, swimmers or happy crowds. Cold, black water and the history of Ted Bundy( murdered a local girl here) does not help. Go to the San Juan islands for lakes.

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Natures beauty peaceful surrounding lots of greenery boating pleasure personal boat you can take as you go north side from west coast of USA beauty increases and nature attracts you

Thank MKSil
Reviewed 11 July 2017

It is a beautiful waterfront location. Can do many water related sports. Lack of shady places. Sand is little rough. Overall, it is a good place to have family events and fun under the sun, on the water. Wonderful place to do BBQ or picnic...More

Thank C L
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This place is ideal for young kids! There A huge playground area for kids 2-6. There is giant beach of course sand. And the water tends to be less choppy than other parts of the lake. On the downside there was no lifeguards on duty...More

Thank mathmagican
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Excellent National Event. Took Grandchildren, first time to see the Pros in action. Free event with wide interests.

Thank Caleb T
Reviewed 1 July 2017

This park is great for kid and the lake. It is also great for birdwatchers as there are trails and places to see birds. Easy to find and to drive.

Thank Golf I
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Jerome S
29 July 2017|
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Response from lizzielovestravel | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can buy a discover pass as you enter the park. There is limited staffing in the winter so I'm not sure of the protocol then. Enjoy Welcome to Wa State
Brian W
29 January 2016|
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Response from Skipper3436 | Reviewed this property |
Go to the Washington State Parks webpage. There are links and phone numbers you can call. I recommend you do this early as the park fills up with reservations for birthdays and family outings.