Guest star Mark Stevens would go onto direct eight episodes of the series.
Joanne Dru had previously co-starred with Ward Bond in the 1950 film Wagonmaster on which the series was partially based.
Stack: The train's stopped.
Adams: I never knew it to fail. Every time I turn my back something happens.
Adams: (to Claymoore) I'm charged with gettin' this wagon train to the Coast not fightin' Indian wars.
Adams: All Injuns look alike 'til you get used to 'em.
Adams: (about crossing the river) How's it goin', Colonel?
Stack: Oh, we might be able to do it if we had a week or two.
Adams: You call that coffee?
Wooster: That ain't coffee. That's the dishwater.