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1880 Train
222 Railroad Ave
Hill City, SD

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The 1880 Train ride is a two-hour, narrated 20-mile round trip ride between Hill City snd Keystone South Dakota in the beautiful Black Hills. Passengers view vistas of Harney Peak, mining encampments and participate in good old-fashioned fun. Trains follow the original route of the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad laid down in the late 1880s to service the mines and mills between Hill City and Keystone.

The Black Hills Central Railroad is the oldest continuously operating tour railroad in the nation and operates three steam and two diesel engines throughout the season. One of our steam engines is close to 100 years old!

Also check out our Holiday Express Train Ride! Experience the magic as you take a journey from Hill City to the North Pole where Santa will be waiting to get on board the train.

Each child will get the chance to meet Santa and receive a small Christmas gift. This holiday ride is perfect for the whole family!

This ride departs from Hill City station and lasts approximately one hour.

Holiday Express Train Ride Departure Times:

November 27: 12:45 pm, 2:30 pm & 4:15 pm
November 28: 12:45 pm & 2:30 pm
December 12: 11:00am, 12:45 pm, 2:30 pm & 4:15 pm
December 19: 12:45 pm, 2:30 pm & 4:15 pm
December 20: 12:45 pm, 2:30 pm & 4:15 pm
December 23: 12:45 pm, 2:30 pm, 4:15 pm & 6:00 pm
Physical Address: 
222 Railroad Ave
Hill City, SD 57745
Booking Instructions: This attraction requires a date and time specific reservation. Please select the number of adults and your date from the drop down box for your preferred tour time.  "Add" to your itinerary.  Then select the number of children, if applicable, for the same date and tour time. "Add" to your itinerary.


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