After meeting 20T, NS 9200 tows 255 (a Triple Crown roadrailer) out of the siding and continues east towards Hannibal at Rensselear, Missouri.
Rounding the curve in Independence, a patched CNW unit takes the MINKS west on the UP Sedalia Sub.
A loaded grain train moves railroad west along the Mississippi River bluffs north of St. Louis.
A KC Streetcar pulls out of its Union Station stop and begins the journey up Main Street, moving left to right across the thoroughfare as it crosses onto the northbound track.
BNSF Train QSTLLAC rolls down the Cuba Sub through Dozier behind a trio of BNSF Gevos. The rides and roller coasters of Six Flags St. Louis can be seen in the background.
Nice to catch clean UP power at this well-known Kansas City landmark.
A southbound KC Streetcar crosses a bridge over the tracks at Union Station and approaches the southern terminus of its route.
A modern KC Streetcar passes a hotel that has seen its better days a few blocks north of Union Station.
A BNSF freight soars over Santa Fe Junction. It is possible to catch trains on all three levels simultaneously on busy days.
BNSF 2789 leads the Cement City local west past the Kansas City Union Station heading towards Argentine Yard. As a UP coal train heads east with the famous "Western Auto" sign looming over the tra... (more)
A BNSF freight is about to pass under 27th Street in Kansas City. Just ahead it will pass under the two large bridges carrying BNSF and Union Pacific through and over Santa Fe Junction. The rear o... (more)
A BNSF freight works its way through the classic buildings of Kansas City's West Bottoms, one of the most photogenic urban landscapes in the U.S.
Three GP60 locomotives lead 398 by the searchlights at Bentley.
The evening BG&KC Ice Cream Train, pulled by former Huron & Eastern 102 (ex-C&O), passes Frisco 1632 on its way out of town.
I think many of these units are in storage, so I felt pretty lucky catching this rail train powered by a pair of Dash 9s waiting at Machens for the main to clear.