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Katy Trail - Rocheport Tunnel

Photos 

View from a distance

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #105495

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Railroad tunnel under Moniteau Bluff on the Katy Trail just west of Rocheport
Location
Rocheport, Howard County, Missouri
Status
Open to pedestrians and bicyclists only
History
Built 1893
Railroads
- Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (MKT)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 243.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.97788, -92.57031   (decimal degrees)
38°58'40" N, 92°34'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/537219/4314409 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rocheport
Inventory number
BH 21663 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 25, 2016: New photos from John Marvig
  • June 22, 2016: Updated by John Marvig: Added information

Sources 

Comments 

Katy Trail - Rocheport Tunnel
Posted September 25, 2015, by James Johnson (kd5rxi [at] gmail [dot] com)

This tunnel was used to shoot several scenes for the Stephen King movie "Sometimes They Come Back".