Klondike

Solitaire Rules

Klondike Solitaire/Patience rules for Klondike

Object of the game
Move all the cards to the foundations
Deck
One standard deck (52 cards)
Foundation
  • Four foundations built up by suit from Ace to King
  • The top card of each pile is available for play
Tableau
  • Seven tableau columns built down by alternate colors
  • The top card of each column is available for play on the foundations or another tableau column
  • Group of cards in sequence (down by alternate colors) may be moved as a unit to another tableau column
  • An empty space may only be filled with a King or a pile starting with a King
Stock
  • When selected, deals One card to the waste pile
  • There is no redeal, only one pass through the stock is allowed
Waste
  • The top card of the waste is available for play on the foundations or the tableau columns

Klondike


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