Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Chestang. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Chestang) to Point B.
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chestang. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1618, Longitude: -88.1144 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Chestang have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).