Holiday in the Hills
Vacation Package

Starting at $269 for a Family of 4

Family of Four (2 Adults, 2 Kids 12 and Under)
Pricing based on lowest-priced lodging

Valid Dates: 11/26/2020 - 12/30/2020

Book the family on the 1880 Train Holiday Express from Hill City to the North Pole to pick up Santa and bring him back to Hill City.

The one hour ride aboard our diesel engine will thrill kids of all ages. Bring your camera!  The Train Depot and the train cars will be decorated in holiday cheer. 

After the one hour round trip to get Santa, take time to visit Mt Rushmore for a family picture with our Great Faces and enjoy the holiday exhibits at Crazy Horse Memorial.  Browse the shops in Hill City and a drive through Custer State Park to see the buffalo.

Package starts at $269 for a family of four and includes 2 nights lodging and four tickets on the Holiday Express. 

Train runs November 27-28, December 5, 6, 12, 13; 19 – 20, 24 and 26 – 27

Spiked Express for Adults. Starting at $262 per couple, ride the Spiked Holiday Express at 4:15 p.m., Nov 27-28 and Dec 12th.  Must be 21.

Lodging Options

Activity Options
  • Big Sky Lodge
  • Mineral Palace Hotel and Gaming
  • Country Inn and Suites Rapid City
  • Super 8 Custer
  • Alex Johnson Hotel
  • Chief Motel
  • Fairfield Inn and Suites at WaTiki Indoor Waterpark Resort
  • AmericInn Lodge and Suites of Rapid City
  • Howard Johnson Inn and Suites Rapid City
  • LaQuinta Hotel and Suites
  • Canyon Lake Resort
  • Comfort Suites Exit 61 Rapid City
  • The Rushmore Hotel & Suites, BW Premier Collection
  • Cambria Hotel and Suites
  • High Country Guest Ranch
  • MainStay Suites
  • Jefferson Cabin
  • Washington Cabin
  • Roosevelt Cabin
  • Residence Inn by Marriott
  • Baymont Inn and Suites Rapid City
  • Sleep Inn and Suites Rapid City
  • Mickelson Trail Lodging
  • Home2 Suites by Hilton Rapid City
  • Quality Inn and Suites Rapid City
  • Black Hills Retreats
  • Quality Inn Hill City
  • Freedom Ridge Cabins
  • Mount Rushmore
  • Crazy Horse Memorial
  • 1880 Train