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Special Event Rates

Mother's Day
Adult: $39.00
Child (3-12): $19.00
2 and under ride FREE, must sit on a lap
Wine on the Rails
Details coming soon!
Wine Express
Adults only: $59.00
Adults only: $59.00
Holiday Express
Adult: $35 , Child (3-12) $16
2 and under ride FREE, must sit on a lap

Holiday Express Spiked!: $49, Adult only

Group Rates

$28.00 round trip, plus tax
$23 one way, plus tax
Children (3-12)
$13.00 round trip, plus tax
$12 one way, plus tax
2 and under ride FREE

2019 Schedule





Shuttle tickets are $6 each and must be purchased over the phone.






#1: When selecting your depart from/time, this is the station you will leave from. You will arrive at your first destination one hour after the time listed.

#2: When selecting your return from/time, the time listed is the time you leave that station. You will arrive at the final destination one hour after the time listed.


As with any railroad, motive power, schedules and fares are subject to change without prior notice.

  2019 Schedule

#1: Choose Date

2019 Rates
  One Way Round Trip
Adult: $24.00 $29.00
$12.00 $14.00
Under 3: FREE FREE

#2: Choose Tickets

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Wine on the Rails – June 26

Wine on the Rails

Join us for a new event this year, Wine on the Rails!

This event combines beautiful scenery, a ride on a steam train, local wine, snacks and entertainment! See the sun set in the Black Hills while on board a vintage train, and all while drinking wine with friends and family!


$49 Adults
$29 Children (3-12)
Under 3 ride free if they sit on a lap

Ticket includes food, wine, keepsake glass and live entertainment. One menu offered. Feel free to bring your own food on board to meet your individual dietary needs. Nonalcoholic beverages will also be available.

Passengers must arrive in advance to check in with ticket agent and pick up tickets in the Hill City Depot. Tickets are listed under the last name given at the time reservation was made.

Group rates are not available for special event rides.


June 26: 6:45 pm
Regular ride departures: 1:15 & 3:45 pm

Train departs Hill City station, and the roundtrip ride takes approximately 2 hours.


Seating is assigned. In order to sit together, passengers must be under ONE reservation and ONE payment.


More details coming soon!

Cancellation Policy

Credit card is charged at time of reservation. Like any ticketed event, all sales are final and no refunds or cancellations are offered unless ticketed train does not operate.