Ride the 1880 Train in Keystone
When you visit Keystone, SD, you get an incredible chance to ride the historical 1880 train that dates back to the 19th century.
The 1880 Train is a 2-hour, 20-mile round trip that runs between Keystone and Hill City. Passengers engage in good old-fashioned fun and view mining encampments and vistas of Harney Peak.
Interestingly, the train takes the original route, i.e., the Quincy, Burlington, and Chicago Railroad, established in the late 1880s to service the mills and mines between Keystone and Hill City. The Black Hills Central Railroad happens to be the oldest continuously operating railroad in the country and operates two diesel and three steam engines throughout the season.
Let’s learn more about the 1880 train below:
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