Costa Rica News – A photograph showing a huge snake is going viral, and while boa constrictors grow very large in Costa Rica spotting the big ones is rare.
Boa constrictors are a large snake, heavy bodied snake found throughout Central and South America, reaching lengths of anywhere from 3 to 13 feet (0.91 to 4.0 m) depending on the region.
The photo was taken by Francisco Esquivel Peraza during one of the stages of the recently concluded cycling competition “Ruta de los Conquistadores”.
This route is the most renowned mountain bike route in the world as the competitors have to face endless obstacles though treacherous jungle trails.
The authenticity of photography was confirmed by several people, who on Facebook profile confirmed seeing the serpent during the competition.
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