The city of Sammamish was developed in 1999 and is part of the Eastside suburb of Seattle.
Situated on the shores of hilly terrain east of Lake Sammamish, the city features a landscape of trees, mountains, and lakes. 45,780 residents call this area home.
The recreation options are numerous; Lake Sammamish and Issaquah’s Lake Sammamish State Park offer water recreation. Beaver Lake and Pine Lake are the two biggest lakes in the city. There are many hiking trails and scenic woods around the housing developments, and five major city parks are developed here including Beaver Lake Park, Pine Lake Park, NE Sammamish Park, East Sammamish Park, and Ebright Creek Park.
• Sammamish has twice been recognized by Money magazine as one of the
best small towns in America to live in.
• Clint Eastwood was once a lifeguard at Beaver Lake.
• Sahalee's golf course has been frequently ranked among the nation's top 100 courses in the country by Golf Digest. It also hosted its first PGA championship in 1998, the USGA Senior Open in 2010, and the 2016 KPMG Women's PGA Championship.