Photos: A view of Grand Coulee

Photos: A view of Grand Coulee

Summary: The scope of the Grand Coulee Dam is so large that there are viewing platforms for miles around.

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  • Columbia flows

    The Grand Coulee Dam holds back the Columbia River and creates massive amounts of power from the water's flow. Here, the Columbia flows away from the dam.

  • Giant lasers

    Inside a booth at the visitors center, four giant lasers project the light show onto the dam each day at 10 p.m.

  • Flood lights

    The dam is so large that to light it at night requires a gigantic bank of floodlights.

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