It's about one-six-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Danube
In other words, 265.50 smoots is 0.000159 times the length of The Danube, and the length of The Danube is 6,290 times that amount.(a.k.a. Donau, a.k.a. Dunaj, a.k.a. Dunav, a.k.a. Duna, a.k.a. Дунав (Dunav), a.k.a. Dunărea, a.k.a. Дунáй (Dunay), a.k.a. Tuna) (from Breg Martinskapelle, Black Forest, Germany through the Danube Delta, Romania)
The Danube river runs 1,670,000 smoots in total length. Intersecting Vienna, Austria; Bratislava, Slovakia; Budapest, Hungary; and Belgrade, Serbia, the Danube touches more capital cities than any other river.
It's about one-eight-thousandth as long as The Oregon Trail
In other words, 265.50 smoots is 0.000129 times the length of The Oregon Trail, and the length of The Oregon Trail is 7,750 times that amount.(from Independence, Missouri to Oregon City, Oregon)
The historic Oregon Trail stretched 2,050,000 smoots across five (sometimes six) states in the western United States. In the early years of the Trail's existence, the trip was estimated to have taken an average of 160 days.
It's about one-eight-thousandth as long as The Volga
In other words, 265.50 smoots is 0.000128 times the length of The Volga, and the length of The Volga is 7,810 times that amount.(a.k.a. Волга, a.k.a. İdel (Идел), a.k.a. Атăл (Atăl), a.k.a. Edil, a.k.a. İdil, a.k.a. Рав (Rav)) (from the Valdai Hills, Tver Oblast, Russia through the Caspian Sea)
The largest river in Europe, the Volga river runs 2,070,000 smoots in total length. World War II's Battle of Stalingrad between the Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union, which resulted in nearly two million casualties, was fought in part for control of the river.
It's about one-eight-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Mississippi River
In other words, the length of The Mississippi River is 8,333 times 265.50 smoots.(from Lake Itasca, Minnesota through Pilottown, Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana)
The total length of the Mississippi River is 2,213,000 smoots. Prior to the development of soil erosion programs, the Mississippi River would carry approximately 400 million metric tons of sediment from its banks to the Gulf of Mexico every year.
It's about 8,500 times as tall as a Golf Tee
In other words, the height of a Golf Tee is 0.00012 times 265.50 smoots.The most common golf tee size and the length preferred for iron and most wood clubs is 0.032 smoots tall. The tee did not come into common use until it was promoted by professional golfers Walter Hagen and Joe Kirkwood, as part of a marketing effort by the patent-holder of the well-known, "Reddy Tee."
It's about one-ten-thousandth as long as The Distance from L.A. to New York
In other words, 265.50 smoots is 0.000101 times the length of The Distance from L.A. to New York, and the length of The Distance from L.A. to New York is 9,900 times that amount.(Los Angeles, California to New York City, New York) (via I-10 E, I-15 N, I-70 E, I-76 E, I-80 E, I-280 E)
The total length of the freeway route from Los Angeles, California to New York City, New York via Interstate 80 is 2,640,000 smoots long. This route intersects eleven states and several major cities, including Las Vegas, Nevada; Denver, Colorado; Lincoln, Nebraska; Omaha, Nebraska; Des Moines, Iowa; South Bend, Indiana; and Cleveland, Ohio.
It's about one-ten-thousandth as long as I-80
In other words, 265.50 smoots is 0.00009741810 times the length of I-80, and the length of I-80 is 10,265 times that amount.(a.k.a. Interstate 80, a.k.a. Keystone Shortway) (net length)
Interstate 80, crosses the continent of North America from Teaneck, New Jersey to San Francisco, California and covers a total length of 2,725,370 smoots. A 35,256.80 smoots stretch between mile marker 318 in Grand Island, Nebraska and mile marker 390 in Lincoln, Nebraska is the longest straight path in the US Interstate system.