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The Kurupukari River Crossing – Scenes

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The Kurupukari River Crossing is where the mighty Essequibo River cuts across the Lethem – Linden Trail. Presently, there are ongoing plans to construct a bridge over the Essequibo at Kurupukari in order to facilitate smoother flow of traffic across the trail. At present, there is a ferry that crosses the river every hour from 6 AM to 6 PM. The ferry takes vehicles and passengers across the river.

The photo above was taken by Patrick Carpen around November, 2018 at Kurupukari Village, Guyana, South America.

The Kurupukari River Crossing

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The Kurupukari River Crossing is where the mighty Essequibo River cuts across the Lethem – Georgetown trail. A ferry takes vehicles across the river every hour of the day from 6: AM to 6 PM. There are presently plans to construct a bridge over the river at this point.

This photo was taken by Patrick Carpen around February, 2019 at Kurupukari, Guyana, South America.

The Kurupukari Crossing – Island in the Stream – Lethem – Linden Trail

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The Kurupukari Crossing is located at Kurupukari Village along the Lethem – Linden Trail in Guyana, South America. This is where the mighty Essequibo River cuts across the Trail as it flows along.

The ferry takes vehicles across every hour from dawn till dusk every day.

In this photo, you can see an island in the River which the ferry had to divert to come to the other side.

The photo above was taken around February 2019 by Patrick Carpen.

The Kurupukari Crossing – Photos

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The Kurupukari Crossing is located at Kurupukari Village along the Lethem – Linden Trail in Guyana, South America. The ferry takes vehicles across the trail every hour of the day from dawn till dusk. This is where the mighty Essequibo River cuts across the Lethem – Linden Trail as it flows along.

The photo above was taken around February 2019 by Patrick Carpen.

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The Kurupukari Crossing

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Kurupukari Village is located along the Lethem – Linden Trail about 5 hours’ drive from Lethem and about 8 hours when coming from Linden, Guyana, South America.

In Kurupukari, the Essequibo River cuts across the trail as it flows along. Although the location may be referred to as the “Kurupukari River Crossing,” it is important to note that the name of the river that crosses the trail is not “Kurupukari” but the Essequibo River.

The ferry takes vehicles across the river at Kurupukari every hour of the day from 6 AM to 6 PM.

As of August 2019, there are ongoing talks about constructing a bridge over the Essequibo River at Kurupukari.

The photo above was taken around February 2019 by Patrick Carpen.