Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Lees Camp. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lees Camp) to Point B.
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lees Camp. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 64.6203, Longitude: -164.3914 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Lees Camp have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).