Issaquah is located at the foothills of the North Cascade Mountain Range. Residents here have the advantage of country living, yet easy access to the major metropolitan areas of Bellevue and Seattle, via the I-90 corridor. A 40 minute drive east will take you to the Snoqualmie Summit where you can enjoy an afternoon of skiing, sledding, mountain biking or hiking. A 20 minute drive west takes you to the major metropolitan areas of Seattle or Bellevue. Lake Sammamish State Park is a favorite site for many who like to participate in swimming, boating and water sports.