Two Union Pacific locomotives lead a massive 2x4x2 manifest eastbound through the cuts outside of Hanover, Kansas,
UP 6261 and UP 8021 push on an eastbound covered hopper train led by UP 8337. The train will meet a westbound manifest at the Maple Hill siding before exiting the Flint Hills and entering the Kans... (more)
After stopping to meet an eastbound at the Maple Hill siding, UP 7682 leads a westbound manifest freight into the Flint Hills on the ex-Rock Island Golden State Route.
A dirty and faded GE passes an obvious milepost just west of Herington on the 126 mile journey to the next crew change point at Pratt.
A colorful consist leads a westbound manifest along the countryside in east central Kansas
The Western Pacific heritage unit and two others grind up Volland Hill and by the small town of Alta Vista with a heavy manifest freight in tow.
A colorful consist leads a Des Moines, IA to Herington, KS manifest west alongside the Kansas River on the former Cotton Rock main in eastern Kansas.
Over 30 inches of snow blanketed parts of western Kansas in late December 2007. When winds combine with a snowstorm, cuts on a great plains railroad soon become full of the white stuff. Soon after... (more)
A late running Armourdale Yard to Mira Loma auto train crosses over Chisholm Trail Road at the east switch of Waldeck siding.
With the Santa Fe Trail just a few hundred feet away to the south this westbound intermodal train passes over the appropriately named Chisholm Trail Road at the east end of the 9,570 foot long sid... (more)
A pair of EMDs lead a Gibson Yard to Mira Loma auto train west out of Herington, 173 miles from the original Rock Island line segment town of St. Joseph, Missouri.
A westbound vehicle train at West Holliday.
The Southwest Chief is running late as it nears Argentine, KS, for refueling. The next regular station stop is close by at Union Station in Kansas City, MO
UP 5753 East approaches the Smoky Hill River crossing with a unit grain train north of Enterprise, KS on the BNSF Strong City Subdivision.
UP 5753 East enters Navarre, KS with a unit train of northern Kansas grain.