K-16 (Kansas highway)

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K-16 marker

K-16
Route information
Maintained by KDOT
Length: 114.460 mi[1] (184.206 km)
Major junctions
West end: US-77 north of Randolph
 
East end: US-24 / US-40 in Tonganoxie
Location
Counties: Riley, Pottawatomie, Jackson, Jefferson, Leavenworth
Highway system
  • Kansas State Highway System
K-15 K-17

K-16 is a state highway in Kansas. It starts at a junction with US 77 just north of Randolph and ends in Tonganoxie with US 24 and US 40.

Route description[edit]

K-16 begins north of Randolph on US 77 and crosses Tuttle Creek Lake. Near the town of Blaine, K-16 crosses The Oregon Trail. K-16 continues through Holton until turning south. K-116 continues to head eastward through Larkinburg and Arrington until ending at Cummings in Atchison County.

K-16 continues through Valley Falls, crossing the Delaware River until meeting with US 59. K-16 then runs concurrent with US 59 through Oskaloosa until heading east again through McLouth and winding through Leavenworth County until coming to an end at an intersection with US 24 and US 40 in Tonganoxie.

History[edit]

Between 1926 and 1936, K-16 was located in Atchison County and Doniphan County, starting at US 73 in Atchison and ending at US 36 in Troy.

A southern terminus was located in Montgomery County and Neosho County starting in Chanute and ending at the Oklahoma state line in Coffeyville.

Major intersections[edit]

County Location mi[1] km Destinations Notes
Riley Randolph 0.000 0.000 US-77
Pottawatomie 13.122 21.118 K-13 south
Blaine 21.271 34.232 K-99 south Western end of K-99 overlap
21.672 34.878 K-99 north Eastern end of K-99 overlap
40.910 65.838 K-63 north Western end of K-63 overlap
41.736 67.168 K-63 south Eastern end of K-63 overlap
Jackson 47.753 76.851 K-62 north
53.745 86.494 K-79 north
Holton 59.106 95.122 US-75 / K-116 begins Western end of K-116 overlap
62.612 100.764 K-116 east Eastern end of K-116 overlap
Jefferson Valley Falls 80.741 129.940 K-4 south Western end of K-4 overlap
81.543 131.231 K-4 north Eastern end of K-4 overlap
89.240 143.618 US-59 north / K-192 east Western end of US 59 overlap
Oskaloosa 97.346 156.663 K-92 west Western end of K-92 overlap
98.306 158.208 US-59 south Eastern end of US 59 overlap
McLouth 104.217 167.721 K-92 east Eastern end of K-92 overlap
Leavenworth Tonganoxie 114.460 184.206 US-24 / US-40
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Staff (2016). "Pavement Management Information System". Kansas Department of Transportation. Retrieved April 21, 2017. 

External links[edit]

Route map: Bing / Google

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