The aim of Tri-Peaks Solitaire is to clear all cards from the tableau which is made up of three consecutive overlapping pyramids.
TABLEAU - At the begining player is dealt 18 cards face-down on the tableau to make three consecutive pyramids. Each card in these pyramids are covered by two face-down cards. Over these three pyramids 10 face-up cards are dealt so that each card in the last row of the pyramid is covered by 2 face-up cards.
STOCK - After dealing cards to the tableau, remaining cards are set aside forming a stock pile.
WASTE - One card is dealt face-up onto the waste pile.
The game is won when all cards from the tableau are moved to the waste pile.