It's about one-and-three-tenths times as long as Daytona International Speedway.
In other words, 25.8490 furlongs is 1.292450 times the length of Daytona International Speedway, and the length of Daytona International Speedway is 0.7737240 times that amount.(Daytona Beach, Florida) (tri-oval course)
The tri-oval course of the Daytona International Speedway, upon which the NASCAR Daytona 500 is run, is 20 furlongs in length. Although the tri-oval design is said to allow for greater visibility during the race, the real reason for the then-unique design was that plot available for construction of the track was only 350 acres and could not accommodate a traditional oval layout of appropriate length.
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as long as The Hollywood Walk of Fame.
In other words, the length of The Hollywood Walk of Fame is 0.770 times 25.8490 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 three-fourths as long as The Las Vegas Strip.
In other words, the length of The Las Vegas Strip is 1.30 times 25.8490 furlongs.(Las Vegas Boulevard S and W from Russel Rd to Sahara Ave)(Paradise, Nevada through Winchester, Nevada).
Although technically located beyond the city limits of Las Vegas (along with the well-known "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas" sign), the stretch of road known as the "Las Vegas Strip" runs 34 furlongs along Las Vegas Boulevard South and West from Russel Road at the south end to Sahara Avenue at the north end. The casinos and hotels on the Strip display an estimated total of 120,000 furlongs of neon light tubing.
It's about three-fourths as tall as Aconcagua.
In other words, 25.8490 furlongs is 0.746920 times the height of Aconcagua, and the height of Aconcagua is 1.33880 times that amount.(a.k.a. Cerro Aconcagua) (Mendoza, Argentina)
Aconcagua measures 34.6070 furlongs height at its peak. Although there is no definitive evidence that members of the indigenous Inca civilization ever reached the peak the mountain, numerous archeological sites have been found on the slopes of the mountain, including a naturally-embalmed Incan mummy was discovered on a 25.8490 furlongs high ridge.
It's about three-fifths as tall as Mount Everest.
In other words, 25.8490 furlongs is 0.5880 times the height of Mount Everest, and the height of Mount Everest is 1.70 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount Chomolungma, a.k.a. सगरमाथा, a.k.a. Chajamlungma, a.k.a. ཇོ་མོ་གླང་མ, a.k.a. 珠穆朗玛峰, a.k.a. Zhūmùlǎngmǎ Fēng) (Sagarmatha Zone, Nepal and Tibet, China) (to summit, excluding snow depth)
Mount Everest is 44 furlongs above sea level at its summit. The plate tectonics of the Indian subcontinent continuously alter the mountain's peak — raising it by 0.00001990 furlongs and shifting it to the northeast by 0.00002240 furlongs each year.
It's about three-fifths as tall as a Mauna Loa.
In other words, 25.8490 furlongs is 0.56720 times the height of a Mauna Loa, and the height of a Mauna Loa is 1.7630 times that amount.(Hawaii) (Hawaiian island volcano) (total height from seafloor)
Mauna Loa, one of the five volcanoes which forms the island of Hawaii and the tallest mountain in total height in the world, rises to 45.730 furlongs above the seafloor. The peak of Loa is home to the approximately 6,000 sq. m (0.6 ha) Lake Waiau, one of the highest altitude lakes in the United States outside of Colorado.
It's about two times as long as The National Mall.
In other words, the length of The National Mall is 0.50 times 25.8490 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.