The 11-mile is featured in Sunset Magazine's June issue as one of the "20 best bike paths in the West."
Other Washington honorees include the Burke-Gilman and the Spokane River Centennial Trail. Portland's Willamette River Loop is also included on the list.
In its description of the Sammamish River Trail, Sunset mentions the path's connection to the Burke-Gilman and its route past Woodinville wineries and Redhook Brewery.
Part of the "Locks to Lakes Corridor," the trail is one of King County's most popular and runs from Bothell to . More information is available on the county's web pages.