Fort Donelson National Battlefield traditionally experiences mild to moderate winters and hot summers with an average high of 90 degrees in the summer and 40 in winter; average lows in the winter are 30 degrees but single digits are not unusual. Rainfall in the area averages 53 inches a year with an additional 6 inches of ice/snow and violent thunderstorms can take place at any time of year.
No fees - $0.00
Fort Donelson does not charge for entrance or interpretive fees.
No entrance fees at Fort Donelson - $0.00
Passes are not needed at Fort Donelson National Battlefield, as we have no fees. Passes are not issued at Fort Donelson...but may be purchased at Land Between the Lakes, a few minutes away. http://www.landbetweenthelakes.us/
GPS: 120 Fort Donelson Park Road, Dover, TN 37058 **Starting December 7, 2015, Fort Donelson's visitor center will be closing for a much needed accessibility and energy sustainability rehabilitation. Our temporary home will be the Stewart County Visitor Center, at 117 Visitor Center Lane, Dover, TN, 37058** http://www.nps.gov/fodo/planyourvisit/hours.htm