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.
One "Distributed Power Unit" is on the rear of this Houston, TX to Kansas City, MO manifest freight as it slowly rolls north during a beautiful early Fall evening in eastern Kansas.
One of UPs "monster trains", the North Platte, NE to Ft. Worth, TX manifest freight pulls up the 1.14% grade just a few miles north of Moran with 131 loads, 63 empties, 19,167 tons and 1... (more)
A 3x1 grain load rolls south out of the small town of Moran with 15,714 tons of soybeans heading for the Gulf Coast.
19,305 tons of coal head south along the former Missouri Kansas Texas mainline to Texas on its way to the White Bluff Power Plant at Redfield, Arkansas.
The former COOP at Dwight looms over the scene as the engineer on this westbound auto train throttles his consist up after a meet with an eastbound manifest.
Three SD70Ms lead a hot Global 4, IL to Tucson, AZ Z intermodal train around a curve during the golden hour on the "Cotton Rock" main in eastern Kansas.
A short Dupo, IL to Long Beach, CA intermodal train passes by an old grain elevator with the towns name clearly shown on it.
A southbound Oologah, OK bound coal load crosses a rural county road just a few miles out of the crew change point at Coffeyville.
The engineer on this North Little Rock to North Platte "Quality" manifest freight notches his train up to Run 8 after holding the main for a meet with a loaded coal train as the conducto... (more)
A northbound empty coal train runs through what is a remarkably colorful countryside of eastern Kansas for early September.