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Grand Coulee Dam

Coulee Dam, WA
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The dam has a fantastic nightly laser light show during the summer.
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Coulee Dam, WA
+1 509-633-9265
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It is in the middle of no wear, taking time to get here, but the country side is beautiful. Plan ahead with food and lots of water for your family. It is a little confusing to understand where to start at the dam. The tour...More

Thank cyndywill8
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped at the big dam on our way from Seattle to Lincoln via Glacier NP. I took the tour and my wife spent a couple hours in the visitor center. It was all very well done and of course the dam is an unimaginable...More

Thank dwigg
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Been here a ton of times, first time seeing the new laser show, I liked the old one better it was more dramatic. The stories in the new show were cool but not enough info to keep you interested more of a rah rah for...More

Thank cagollehon78
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing engineering accomplishment. The visitor center was informative and updated. Great learning experience for the kids.

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take the tour. It's free. Go to the visitor center. It's free Watch the several 15 min movies upstairs. It's free Go to the laser light show (10 pm every evening between Memorial Day and fall). It's free Until china recently began a large dam...More

1  Thank Becky B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Columbia river dam is far from major cities but is quite a great sight if you plan the trip to visit. We missed the fireworks that happened on the Saturday before the week of July 4th. I can bet it must have been spectacular....More

Thank C943BHelizabethm
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the free tour of Coulee Dam, which was fun. Unfortunately they had to cut the tour way short and we couldn't go on the dam alone or inside the more interesting parts, since they have tightened security since 9/11. We were a group...More

Thank Susanne T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great movie in Visitors Center-tells all about it! Good tour to see how it all works. Night laser show was disappointing. More for kids-like a cartoon. I expected lights, music & flashing colors. I definitely was glad to see the dam; it's an incredible story...More

1  Thank AlgernonofChrisKay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hoover gets all the attention but this dam is awesome. The tour is free and informative. My kids enjoyed seeing the structure they learned about in 4th grade. Standing on top of the dam and looking over the spillway was awesome. Did I mention the...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised to find free air-conditioned tour buses taking us to the hour-long tour of the dam. Quite a bit of the time is taken up traveling to and from the dam. Security screening for all tour visitors. Interesting details about the dam...More

1  Thank Helen C
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19 April 2017|
Response from ResortMan2016 | Reviewed this property |
We are not RVers. We stayed at Sunbanks Lake Resort, Banks Lake, WA which has camping and Villa Rentals. Looking at my Grand Coulee Dam Area Visitors Guide, here are some ideas: Steamboat Rock State Park on Banks Lake... More
Doug P
15 July 2016|
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Response from Logan S |
Here's what the Grand Coulee Dam website said: Grand Coulee's laser light show, One River, Many Voices, is held nightly at Grand Coulee Dam starting the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend through September 30. The show lasts... More