It's about fourteen-and-a-half times as tall as a Kilimanjaro.
In other words, 429 furlongs is 14.65020 times the height of a Kilimanjaro, and the height of a Kilimanjaro is 0.0682585 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount Kilimanjaro) (Tanzania) (to Uhuru peak; 2008 gravimeter measurement)
Kilimanjaro rises to 29.28290 furlongs 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 long as The Rhine.
In other words, the length of The Rhine is 15.30 times 429 furlongs.(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 fifteen-and-a-half times as tall as Mount Elbrus.
In other words, the height of Mount Elbrus is 0.06536 times 429 furlongs.(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 28.05 furlongs 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 18.890 furlongs.
It's about seventeen-and-a-half times as tall as a Vinson Massif.
In other words, 429 furlongs is 17.640 times the height of a Vinson Massif, and the height of a Vinson Massif is 0.05669 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount Vinson) (Antarctica)
Mount Vinson, the highest peak of the Vinson Massif mountain, reaches 24.320 furlongs at its peak. The mountain is named after Georgia Congressman Carl Vinson who emphatically promoted Antarctic exploration in the 1930s.
It's about seventeen-and-a-half times as tall as a Puncak Jaya.
In other words, 429 furlongs is 17.670 times the height of a Puncak Jaya, and the height of a Puncak Jaya is 0.05659 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mt. Carstensz, a.k.a. Carstensz Pyramid, a.k.a. Nemangkawi, a.k.a. Carstensz Toppen, a.k.a. Gunung Sukarno) (Papua province, Indonesia)
The highest point in Oceania (and therefore one of the seven summits) peak of Puncak Jaya is 24.280 furlongs. Dutch explorer Jan Carstenszoon, the mountain's namesake, is said to have been ridiculed for claiming to have seen snow near the equator when he reported his discovery of the peak in 1623.
It's about twenty times as long as The Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
In other words, 429 furlongs is 21.450 times the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 0.04662 times that amount.(Speedway, Indiana) (rectangular oval course)
The rectangular oval course of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 20 furlongs. While famous for its automotive racing, the first motorsport held at the track was a series of motorcycle races in August, 1909 — a little less than two years before the inaugural Indianapolis 500 race was run.
It's about twenty times as long as Daytona International Speedway.
In other words, 429 furlongs is 21.450 times the length of Daytona International Speedway, and the length of Daytona International Speedway is 0.04662 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.