Great Fishing & Fun at Sammamish Lake

Sammamish Lake is a freshwater lake that is 8 miles wide located in King County in Washington. The lake covers a wide area in Washington and it is fed by the Issaquah Creek and the Sammamish River. Moreover, the lake is also famous for its beaver dams. For this reason, a lot of tourists go to the lake not only to experience the scenic view of the lake but to also do water sports activities such as swimming, kayaking, boating and fishing.

West Lake
3650 West Lake Sammamish Parkway
Redmond, WA 98073-3517

The western portion of the Sammamish Lake has been developed fully to accommodate tourists who want to spend their day swimming in the lake, kayaking and fishing. Other activities offered by the park include sand volleyball, Jet Ski and boating tours around the lake. There are a lot of picnic tables that are scattered all throughout the 18 acres area of the park. The park is open from 8 a.m. and closes at 4 p.m.

Vasa Park Resort
3560 W Sammamish PKWY. S.E.
Bellevue, WA 98008
(425) 746-3260
http://www.vasaparkresort.com/

The Vasa Park Resort is a park near the Sammamish Lake which is already complete with water sports and land facilities. The park is a famous camping area and has a safe area for swimming. For tourists who are also fishing enthusiasts, the park also offers boat rentals and a small fishing shop where tourists can buy tackle and bait and fish in the middle of the lake. Other activities that the park has include the giant water slide and kayak rentals that will surely make both kids and adults busy all the time.

Maymoor Park
6046 W Lake Sammamish Parkway NE
Redmond, WA 98073-3517
(206) 205-3661
http://www.kingcounty.gov/recreation/parks/inventory/marymoor.aspx

A big park near Lake Sammamish, the Maymoor Park is a great venue not only for fishing but also for playing sports, hiking, jogging and for walking the dog. The park also has a trail that is near the lake which gives people a good view on the serene waters of the lake. The park is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and it will be a relief spending the night at your Sammamish Bed and Breakfast after a day's arduous activity in the park.

Lake Sammamish State Park
East Lake Sammamish
Parkway SE
Redmond, WA 98073-3517
http://www.parks.wa.gov/parks/?selectedpark=Lake Sammamish

The Lake Sammamish State Park is the park located at the south end of Lake Sammamish. The park is 512 acres wide and is famous for its boating and fishing activities. This park is famous for its waterskiing. The park is teeming with salmon which is why a lot of anglers cast their line in the waters of this park. Another attraction in the park is the presence of herons in the wetlands. The park is open at 6:30 a.m. and closes at 5:00 p.m.

East Lake Sammamish Trail
187th Avenue NE
Redmond, WA 98073-351
(425) 295-0555
http://www.ci.sammamish.wa.us/departments/parksandrec/ELST.aspx

The East Lake Sammamish Trail is a recreational trail that runs through the entire length of the Lake Sammamish. The trail offers good fishing spots for anglers as it makes the entire lake area accessible. The trail is open daily. You might want to take a stroll in the trail after dusk and even on the way back to your Sammamish Inn, as street lights abound in the area.