Fort Donelson Status March 7 2014
The park's visitor center is open today, March 7, 2014. The main tour road is now open. The Dover Hotel is open. Stop #7 is closed. Park staff is working on removing ice and snow. Many local roads, especially back roads, are still treacherous.
Visit the Middle Tennessee Tourism Council web page to find out about nearby attractions in all of our surrounding communities.
If you are in the mood for a peaceful drive, to immerse yourself in wildlife, visiting a great planetarium, or experience life as it was in the 1850s, then Land Between the Lakes is for you. Click here to learn more about our friends at LBL, and the wonderful activities offered there. You can find their current schedule of events on their website...there are always some wonderful things happening at LBL.
Our friends at LBL will be hosting some special activities on July 4, 2012...you can learn more here.
Did You Know?
Lew Wallace served on the military tribunal of Lincoln's assassins after the war and was president of the court martial that convicted Henry Wirz, Confederate commandant of Andersonville Prison.