It's about one-fifteenth as tall as Mount Elbrus.
In other words, 496 paces is 0.06699 times the height of Mount Elbrus, and the height of Mount Elbrus is 14.930 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mingi Tau, a.k.a. Эльбрус, a.k.a. იალბუზი) (Karachay-Cherkessia and Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia) (west summit)
The west summit of the dual-summit volcano Mount Elbrus is 7,404 paces at its peak and is the highest peak in both Russia and the European continent. Until 1976, a cable car would take visitors to the mountain as far up as the Garabashi camp, located at an elevation of 4,987 paces.
It's about one-fifteenth as tall as a Kilimanjaro.
In other words, 496 paces is 0.0641598 times the height of a Kilimanjaro, and the height of a Kilimanjaro is 15.58610 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount Kilimanjaro) (Tanzania) (to Uhuru peak; 2008 gravimeter measurement)
Kilimanjaro rises to 7,730.70 paces at its peak. An isolated peak with no surrounding mountain range, Kilimanjaro is considered the world's tallest freestanding mountain.
It's about one-fifteenth as tall as Mount Logan.
In other words, 496 paces is 0.06343 times the height of Mount Logan, and the height of Mount Logan is 15.770 times that amount.(Kluane National Park and Reserve, Yukon, Canada) (elevation)
The highest mountain in Canada, Mount Logan has a total height of 7,822 paces. The high altitude and northern latitude of the mountain resulted in one-time temperature of -77.5 °C — the lowest temperature ever recorded outside of Antarctica.
It's about one-fifteenth as tall as Denali.
In other words, 496 paces is 0.06103 times the height of Denali, and the height of Denali is 16.390 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount McKinley, a.k.a. Doleika, a.k.a. Traleika, a.k.a. "The Great One") (Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska) (South peak)
The highest mountain peak in North America, Denali's South Peak measures 8,127 paces above sea level at its peak. The impetus for the name Mount McKinley was US president William McKinley of Ohio, and disputes over the which of the mountain's names should be officially recognized regularly occur between Ohio Congressmen and Alaska politicians.
It's about one-twentieth as long as The Las Vegas Strip.
In other words, the length of The Las Vegas Strip is 18 times 496 paces.(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 8,900 paces 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 31,000,000 paces of neon light tubing.
It's about one-twentieth as tall as Aconcagua.
In other words, 496 paces is 0.054289 times the height of Aconcagua, and the height of Aconcagua is 18.420 times that amount.(a.k.a. Cerro Aconcagua) (Mendoza, Argentina)
Aconcagua measures 9,136.40 paces 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 6,824.10 paces high ridge.
It's about nineteen times as long as a Cricket Pitch.
In other words, 496 paces is 18.78790 times the length of a Cricket Pitch, and the length of a Cricket Pitch is 0.0532257 times that amount.(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #6)
The length of a cricket pitch, from one bowling crease to the other, is 26.40 paces. The wickets at either end of the pitch stand 0.9448820 paces tall including the bails.