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1880 Train

Hill City, SD

See the Black Hills of South Dakota by rail! Experience a historic, scenic, relaxing vintage steam train ride your family will never forget.

Enjoy a two hour and fifteen minute round trip through the scenic Black Hills. Hear the bellow of the engine and the whine of the whistle as it winds its way through the hills between Hill City and Keystone... and back again.

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 28: 12:45 pm, 2:30 pm and 4:15 pm
November 29: 12:45 pm and 2:30 pm
December 13: 12:45 pm, 2:30 pm, and 4:15 pm
December 20: 12:45 pm, 2:30 pm, and 4:15 pm
December 21: 12:45 pm, 2:30 pm
December 23: 12:45 pm, 2:30 pm, 4:15 pm and 6:00 pm

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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222 Railroad Ave
Hill City, SD 57745






Phone: 605-574-2222

Fax: 605-574-4915


Family, History & Culture, Entertainment, Retail

Property Amenities

Accessible facilities Free parking On-Site parking Recycle Bins Wheelchair accessible
Accessible parking Group Friendly Parking Tour Guides for entire tour duration Wheelchair accessible building
Flush Toilets Historic Ramp access Truck parking Women's clothing
Food and beverage outlets Motorcycle Friendly Recreational vehicle parking Wheel chair access

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VALID DATES: 9/1/2015 - 10/31/2015

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