Fort

Solitaire Rules

Fort Solitaire/Patience rules for Fort

Object of the game
Move all the cards to the foundations
Deck
Two standard decks (104 cards)
Foundation
  • Four foundations built up by suit from Ace to King
  • Four foundations built down by suit from King to Ace
  • Once on the foundation, cards may not be moved
Tableau
  • 12 tableau piles with One card each
  • No building is allowed on the tableau piles
  • The top card of each pile is available for play on the foundations
  • The Eight outer tableau piles are filled by the waste, or if none is present, the top card of the stock
  • The Four inner tableau piles are filled by the reserve. If reserve pile is exhausted, the top card of the waste or the stock
  • An empty space may not be filled
Reserve
  • One reserve of 21 cards
Stock
  • When selected, deals One card to the waste pile
  • Two redeals are permitted (Three deals in all)
Waste
  • The top card of the waste is available for play on the foundations

Fort


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