lake sammamish

Lake Sammamish is a freshwater lake 8 miles east of Seattle in King County, Washington, United States. The lake is 7 miles long and 1.5 miles wide, with a maximum depth of 105 feet and a surface area of 8 sq mi. It lies east of Lake Washington and west of the Sammamish Plateau, and stretches from Issaquah in the south to Redmond in the north. At Iss…
Lake Sammamish is a freshwater lake 8 miles east of Seattle in King County, Washington, United States. The lake is 7 miles long and 1.5 miles wide, with a maximum depth of 105 feet and a surface area of 8 sq mi. It lies east of Lake Washington and west of the Sammamish Plateau, and stretches from Issaquah in the south to Redmond in the north. At Issaquah it is fed by Issaquah Creek, and at Redmond it drains to Lake Washington via the Sammamish River, named after the native people who once lived along its entire length.
  • Location: King County, Washington
  • Primary inflows: Issaquah Creek
  • Primary outflows: Sammamish River
  • Basin countries: United States
  • Max. length: 7.3 mi (11.7 km)
  • Max. width: 1.5 mi (2.4 km)
  • Surface area: 19.8 km² (4,897 acres)
Data from: en.wikipedia.org