Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in Tomahawk. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tomahawk) to Point B.
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tomahawk. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0606, Longitude: -92.7066 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Tomahawk have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).