Some important things to keep in mind:
*When exploring the park's six mile, eleven stop driving tour, please be mindful of other vehicles and pedestrians walking along the tour road.
*Remain on designated trails and walkways.
*Follow the posted speed limits on park and local roads.
*Keep dogs on prescribed leashes. (Only service animals are permitted inside facilities.)
*When exploring, and when necessary, prepare for insects, including bees and wasps, ticks, and others.
*For the protection of the resource, and for yours, please stay off historic earthwork fortifications, including the historic walls of Fort Donelson.
*When hiking trails, dress appropriately, including footwear, prepare for seasonal insects, keep hydrated, and keep your bearings.
*When in doubt, call 911.
*Keep a respectful distance from wildlife, for your protection and theirs.