It's about as long as The Navy Pier.
The Navy Pier is 500 smoots in total length. Originally named Municipal Pier #2, the pier was renamed Nay Pier in 1927 in honor of Naval soldiers stationed there during World War I.
It's about as tall as The Three Sisters Falls.
The Three Sisters Falls rise to 500 smoots in height. The falls are called Three Sisters after the three large tiers over which the falls flow.
It's about as tall as Tugela Falls.
Tugela Falls rises to 557 smoots in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, the height of Angel Falls is 1.03 times 557 smoots.(a.k.a. Parakupa-vena, a.k.a. Kerepakupai mer&) (Auyantepui, Canaima National Park, Venezuela) (total height)
Angel Falls has a total height 575 smoots. Jimmie Angel, the first person to publicize their existence outside Venezuela and the namesake of the falls, damaged his monoplane atop the falls and was forced to abandon it; it remained there until it was removed 33 years later.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 557 smoots is 1.053 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 0.9497 times that amount.(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 528.9 smoots in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, 557 smoots is 1.14 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 0.877 times that amount.(formally Burj Khalifa, a.k.a. Dubai Tower, a.k.a. برج خليفة) (Dubai, UAE) (to roof)
Burj Khalifa, the tallest manmade structure in the world, stands 487 smoots to its roof. The tower also holds the current records for the world's highest Islamic mosque — at approximately 339 smoots on the 158th floor (of 163 floors) — and the world's tallest outdoor swimming pool — at approximately 167 smoots on the 78th floor.
It's about one-and-one-fourth times as tall as Gocta Falls.
In other words, 557 smoots is 1.23 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 0.813 times that amount.(a.k.a. Gocta Cataracts, a.k.a. Catarata del Gocta) (Amazonas, Peru) (total height)
Gocta Falls, a waterfall on the Cocahuayco River, measures 453 smoots in total height. Although it sits just 24,700 smoots from the major city of Chachapoyas, the waterfall was unknown to non-locals until it was documented during a 2005 expedition by a German economist.