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Dry Falls Interpretive Center

Coulee City, WA
+1 509-632-5214
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Gorgeous views of old waterfall and plunge pools

Dry Falls is a site of a waterfall that was part of the massive flood that shaped the area. There... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cynthia T
Dry falls

From Seattle it is about four hour drive to stop stay in Hilton Richland. Boat rides at Richland... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
seshug2015
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Offers information on the geology and history of Dry Falls.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice age” (7 reviews)
“one of a kind” (3 reviews)
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Coulee City, WA
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+1 509-632-5214
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"interpretive center"
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"one of a kind"
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"great stop"
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"grand coulee dam"
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"state park"
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"great information"
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"geology lesson"
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"beautiful view"
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"short movie"
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"worth a stop"
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"quick stop"
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"ice cream"
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"soap lake"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dry Falls is a site of a waterfall that was part of the massive flood that shaped the area. There are lovely views of the area from both the parking lot and inside the interpretive center. The exhibits are informative and there is a video...More

Thank Cynthia T
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From Seattle it is about four hour drive to stop stay in Hilton Richland. Boat rides at Richland is very cool.Hilton swimming pool fun for the kids. Further next day 3 hours drive to dry falls..natural beauty..lakes great..serine caves adventurous but risky hike..we loved the...More

Thank seshug2015
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The views from the visitor's center are excellent. The Interpretive Center presented good information about the geological events that produced the dry falls. Beautiful contrasts between dry rocky areas and blue lakes fringed with bright green. The camp site below the falls is a worthwhile...More

Thank waldentwo
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In the end while the staff was great and the displays helpful this is a fairly standard park visitor center. The highlight is that the center has a large window overlooking the canyon.

Thank CraigF84
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

There's a lot of great information here, and when you finally are able to visualize just how LARGE the ice flow was that created the falls, it's one of those life changing take-your-breath-away moments.

Thank Antoinette H
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Dry Falls is such an amazing place to visit. There isn't alot there but there are plenty of beautiful parks and campgrounds around the Interpretive Center. It's a huge piece of history and absolutely breathtaking.

Thank HomersWife
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

this was a real shock. we wished we had the whole day to spend there. wonderful views of the dry falls from the US Parks Department interpretive center . this has a really good interpretive museum and a really interesting and clear video. realising what...More

Thank Chrissie M
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Stunning views of the canyon and the dry falls. Parking lot at the view point big enough for RV. Information center and food is available.

Thank Dannyshula
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

The visitor center offers a great overlook of the Dry Falls and the state park. It was moderately busy on a Saturday afternoon, and it was a beautiful day with great views. A bonus was the food truck serving up a great menu - we...More

Thank Robyn D
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

This was a surprise on our way back from Grand Coulee Dam. Simply amazing and a quick stop. Great pics!

Thank Rocky R
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It was open a month ago when we were there.
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