Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Tofty. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tofty) to Point B.
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tofty. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 65.0933, Longitude: -150.8772 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Tofty have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).