Step Up solitaire rules


Play all cards into the foundation piles.

Foundation Piles

  • The 8 foundation piles are built upward in suit consecutively, with Aces built onto Kings.
  • A pile is complete when it contains 13 cards.
  • The first foundation card dealt when the game starts sets the initial rank for all foundation piles.
  • Cards may only be played into foundations from the reserve spaces.

Reserve Spaces

  • The 13 reserve spaces can each hold 1 card.
  • Cards may only be played into reserve spaces from the tableau.

Tableau Columns

  • The 9 tableau columns are built downward in alternating color.
  • Cards may only be played onto tableau columns from other columns or the stock.
  • Uncovered end cards are available for play.
  • Empty tableau spaces are filled automatically from the stock.

Stock Pile

Cards are dealt 1 at a time from the stock pile to the waste pile.

Waste Pile

The top card of the waste pile is available for play.


Every card played into the foundations will score.

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