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Black Hills Central Railroad 1880 Train

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One of the last steam trains still in service in America. The train makes a 2-hour round trip along a route that miners and pioneers used to explore the Black Hills. Guides narrate the ride with a historical perspective. The route includes locations used in the filming of "Gunsmoke" and the television movie "Orphan Train."

Departures from mid-May through early-October. Reservations recommended.

Location: PO Box 1880, Hill City South Dakota 57745 Telephone 605-574-2222

Other Transportation nearby:
(Hill City) Black Hills Central Railroad 1880 Train
(Custer) Custer County Airport
(Custer) Frontier Biplane Rides and Spectacular
(Newcastle) Mondell Field Airport
(Rapid City) Rapid City Regional Airport

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