Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Kanapak. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Kanapak) to Point B.
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kanapak. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.8344, Longitude: -163.2022 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Kanapak have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).