Try a neat distance measuring feature. In the panel at the top left corner of the map on this page click the View larger map. On the larger map that appears put your cursor where you want to start measuring from. Click your right mouse button. A list will appear. Choose Measure DistanceA black dot will appear on the map. Move your cursor to where you want to go and click the left mouse button. A measured line will appear. You can keep clicking to add more legs. The total distance of the path will display. You can drag or erase previous dots. To get rid of the entire path click your left mouse button and choose Clear Measurement from the list.