The Eagle has Flown!
The juvenile eagle at Fort Donelson has fledged. The eagles now reside at the Confederate River Batteries, stop #4 on the driving tour. Visitors are encouraged to view and admire, but asked to keep a respectful distance, as this is their home.
The visitor center at Fort Donelson National Battlefield will be closed on Wednesday, December 25, 2013.
Gates will remain open for visitors to enjoy the grounds and trails.