Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Bassetts Creek. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bassetts Creek) to Point B.
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bassetts Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4646, Longitude: -88.0322 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Bassetts Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).