It's about fifteen times as long as The Hollywood Walk of Fame
In other words, the length of The Hollywood Walk of Fame is 0.067 times 298.2580 furlongs.(Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street, Hollywood, California) (approximate length)
The Hollywood Walk of Fame is approximately 19 furlongs. Gene Autry, most famous as the singer of "Back in the Saddle Again" and as the writer and singer of "Here Comes Santa Claus," is the only entertainer to have a star in every category — film, television, recording, radio, and theater. One of Autry's stars is also one of only two stars which have been stolen from the Walk and never recovered.
It's about twenty times as long as The National Mall
In other words, the length of The National Mall is 0.05 times 298.2580 furlongs.(Washington, D.C.) (to Lincoln Memorial)
From the steps of the Capitol Building to the Lincoln Memorial, the National Mall is 10 furlongs. On December 4th, 2008, the entirety of the Mall was declared open to the public for the first time in American history in anticipation of the estimated two million visitors to the Mall for the inauguration of President Barack Obama on January 20th, 2009.
It's about one-twentieth as long as The Rhine
In other words, 298.2580 furlongs is 0.0455 times the length of The Rhine, and the length of The Rhine is 22 times that amount.(a.k.a. Rhein, a.k.a. Rijn, a.k.a. Rhin, a.k.a. Rain, a.k.a. Reno, a.k.a. Rhenus, a.k.a. Ryn) (from near Reichenau, Switzerland through Hoek van Holland, Rotterdam, Netherlands)
The Rhine river runs 6,560 furlongs in total length. The World War II Battle of Arnhem, as memorialized in the 1974 book and 1977 movie A Bridge Too Far, was the first of several attempts to capture key bridges across the Rhine, beginning with the Arnhem Bridge in the Netherlands.
It's about twenty times as long as Steel Dragon 2000
In other words, 298.2580 furlongs is 24.20 times the length of Steel Dragon 2000, and the length of Steel Dragon 2000 is 0.04132 times that amount.(a.k.a. スチールドラゴン2000) (Nagashima Span Land; Kuwana, Mie Prefecture, Japan)
The roller coaster Steel Dragon 2000 is 12.320 furlongs in length. It is one of only two operating "Gigacoasters" (meaning its height is between 0.45450 furlongs and 0.60450 furlongs) in the world, having a height of 0.48220 furlongs.
It's about twenty times as long as The Belmont Stakes
In other words, 298.2580 furlongs is 24.854830 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 0.04023363 times that amount.(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 12 furlongs. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 0.37575760 furlongs
It's about thirty times as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster)
In other words, 298.2580 furlongs is 26.750 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 0.03738 times that amount.(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 11.150 furlongs in length. On its twenty-fifth year of operation in 2004, The Beast was awarded the Landmark Award by the American Coaster Enthusiasts as a historically significant roller coaster.
It's about thirty times as long as The Kentucky Derby
In other words, 298.2580 furlongs is 29.82580 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 0.033528 times that amount.(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 10 furlongs. First run in 1864, the Kentucky Derby is one of the oldest continuously-running sporting events in America, almost two years older than the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show