Confusing Your Compass

Confusing directions on Business US 81 and Kansas 61 in McPherson
Photo courtesy of David Backlin (taken July 2006)

For the traveler exiting from Interstate 135 and US 81 hoping to go into McPherson, Kansas, this sign assembly could present a puzzle. A popular term for this situation is a "wrong-way concurrence" because of the conflicting cardinal directions that are indicated. Even better, this photo looks toward the west.