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.
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.
The daily Denver to Provo manifest grinds up the east side of the Continental Divide with clear signals all the way to East Portal.
A matching trio of 'Heritage 2' Dash 9s are on the point of a 12,921 ton Kansas City to Barstow manifest as it passes by an aging barn just a few miles west of Emporia.
Two visitors from the east pull 62 loads of autos out of the Kansas River valley and through the east end of Pauline siding.
Three units are making track speed as they lead this 8,416 foot long intermodal train over Goldenrod Road a mile west of the unincorporated town of Durham.
A Herington to Wichita manifest freight rolls along the countryside of east central Kansas with a long and heavy 148 car train.
A pair of old school geeps, both still in Santa Fe paint, pull a short 18 car local south to Oklahoma City right before sunset on a rather warm first day of December.
A 10 car passenger special with a new Tier 4 SD70Ace and a freshly repainted ES44AC on the point rolls through this small northeastern Kansas town on its way to St. Louis.
A Houston, TX to Kansas City, MO manifest freight heads north on former Missouri Pacific trackage in southeastern Kansas.