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Employees of the & # 39; wildest golf course in the world & # 39; claiming to hide flags from hungry animals and even see a whole bunch of lions sunbathe on the course. Depicted is a hyena that drags a baboon carcass across the trail for dinner

Employees of the & # 39; wildest golf course in the world & # 39; claiming to hide flags from hungry animals and even see a whole bunch of lions sunbathe on the course.

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Green keeper Jean Rossouw, 29, completed his early morning tour of the track yesterday when he came face to face with eight lions and was forced to chase them away.

Rossouw covers the nine-hole green of the Skukuza Golf Course in the Kruger National Park, South Africa every morning to assess the damage of their frequent unusual visitors.

Lovingly labeled as & # 39; the wildest golf course in the world & # 39; by Mr. Rossouw, the grass of the green attracts mischievous leopards, lions, hyenas, elephants and giraffes – who often eat the equipment for a midnight snack.

Employees of the & # 39; wildest golf course in the world & # 39; claiming to hide flags from hungry animals and even see a whole bunch of lions sunbathe on the course. Depicted is a hyena that drags a baboon carcass across the trail for dinner

Employees of the & # 39; wildest golf course in the world & # 39; claiming to hide flags from hungry animals and even see a whole bunch of lions sunbathe on the course. Depicted is a hyena that drags a baboon carcass across the trail for dinner

Lovingly labeled as & # 39; the wildest golf course in the world & # 39; by green keeper Jean Rossouw, 29, the track attracts many unusual visitors during the day and night.

Lovingly labeled as & # 39; the wildest golf course in the world & # 39; by green keeper Jean Rossouw, 29, the track attracts many unusual visitors during the day and night.

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Lovingly labeled as & # 39; the wildest golf course in the world & # 39; by green keeper Jean Rossouw, 29, the track attracts many unusual visitors during the day and night.

Rossouw completed his early morning tour of the course yesterday when he came face to face with eight lions and was forced to chase them away

Rossouw completed his early morning tour of the course yesterday when he came face to face with eight lions and was forced to chase them away

Rossouw completed his early morning tour of the course yesterday when he came face to face with eight lions and was forced to chase them away

Rossouw (photo) from Skukuza, South Africa, said: & # 39; The hyenas eat the flags and the elephants damage the trees. We need to take the flags and tee-markers & # 39; at night so that they no longer eat them & # 39;

Rossouw (photo) from Skukuza, South Africa, said: & # 39; The hyenas eat the flags and the elephants damage the trees. We need to take the flags and tee-markers & # 39; at night so that they no longer eat them & # 39;

Rossouw (photo) from Skukuza, South Africa, said: & # 39; The hyenas eat the flags and the elephants damage the trees. We need to take the flags and tee-markers & # 39; at night so that they no longer eat them & # 39;

Mr. Rossouw from Skukuza, South Africa, said: & I would go so far as to say that Skukuza is the wildest golf course in the world.

& # 39; The hyena & # 39; s eat the flags and the elephants damage the trees. We have to take the flags and tee-markers & # 39; at night so that they no longer eat them.

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& # 39; My job as a green keeper is to drive around early in the morning to see what's on the golf course.

& # 39; I am on course all day and drive up and down to make sure there are no dangerous animals near people, so it is pretty safe.

& # 39; I found lions on the runway around 6:30 am this morning and chased them with the vehicle. When you come across them, you get a little scared, but they get scared too.

& # 39; I turned around and got a vehicle to drive in, because you don't want to get up against them with a golf cart.

& # 39; I also checked what the elephants damaged the night before because they knock down the trees.

The grass of the green attracts naughty leopards, lions, hyenas, elephants and giraffes - who often eat the equipment for a midnight snack
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The grass of the green attracts naughty leopards, lions, hyenas, elephants and giraffes - who often eat the equipment for a midnight snack

The grass of the green attracts naughty leopards, lions, hyenas, elephants and giraffes – who often eat the equipment for a midnight snack

Mr. Rossouw added: & I walk all day and I drive up and down to make sure there are no dangerous animals near people, so it's pretty safe & # 39;

Mr. Rossouw added: & I walk all day and I drive up and down to make sure there are no dangerous animals near people, so it's pretty safe & # 39;

Mr. Rossouw added: & I walk all day and I drive up and down to make sure there are no dangerous animals near people, so it's pretty safe & # 39;

Giraffes are also known to roam freely around the ungodly terrain, which is located in the middle of the Kruger National Park - home to hundreds of thousands of wild animals

Giraffes are also known to roam freely around the ungodly terrain, which is located in the middle of the Kruger National Park - home to hundreds of thousands of wild animals

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Giraffes are also known to roam freely around the ungodly terrain, which is located in the middle of the Kruger National Park – home to hundreds of thousands of wild animals

Herds of elephants are known to knock down trees and flags as they run around and walk through water

Herds of elephants are known to knock down trees and flags as they run around and walk through water

Herds of elephants are known to knock down trees and flags as they run around and walk through water

& # 39; We also have the entire Big Five and other animals on the track – lions, leopards, hyenas, elephants. & # 39;

Rossouw has worked on the course for five years and is proud to admit that there is no other course with the same amount of dangerous animals & # 39; everywhere in the world.

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But while the wild animals descend on the track and create disaster, they are usually seen lazily under the trees during the day.

Rossouw said: & I think the craziest thing is that we live among them. It is a great feature that they are in the area.

Rossouw has worked on the course for five years and is proud to admit that there is no other course with the same amount of dangerous animals & # 39; everywhere in the world

Rossouw has worked on the course for five years and is proud to admit that there is no other course with the same amount of dangerous animals & # 39; everywhere in the world

Rossouw has worked on the course for five years and is proud to admit that there is no other course with the same amount of dangerous animals & # 39; everywhere in the world

But while the wild animals descend on the track and create disaster, they are usually seen lazily under the trees during the day. Pictured are dung beetles in the dirt of the job

But while the wild animals descend on the track and create disaster, they are usually seen lazily under the trees during the day. Pictured are dung beetles in the dirt of the job

But while the wild animals descend on the track and create disaster, they are usually seen lazily under the trees during the day. Pictured are dung beetles in the dirt of the job

A golfer died in the park in 2014 when he was attacked by a crocodile trying to retrieve lost golf balls from a dam called Lake Panic

A golfer died in the park in 2014 when he was attacked by a crocodile trying to retrieve lost golf balls from a dam called Lake Panic

A golfer died in the park in 2014 when he was attacked by a crocodile trying to retrieve lost golf balls from a dam called Lake Panic

& # 39; It is incredible to see them at any time of the day.

& # 39; It's very nice to have them here and is part of what makes the course unique.

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& # 39; I don't think there is another route anywhere in the world with the same amount of dangerous animals.

& # 39; People like to meet them during the course and that is why they will experience that.

Rossouw said: & I think the craziest thing is that we live among them. It is a great feature that they are nearby & # 39;

Rossouw said: & I think the craziest thing is that we live among them. It is a great feature that they are nearby & # 39;

Rossouw said: & I think the craziest thing is that we live among them. It is a great feature that they are nearby & # 39;

He added: & # 39; I don't think there is another course anywhere in the world with the same amount of dangerous animals. People like to meet them during the course and that is why they will experience that & # 39;

He added: & # 39; I don't think there is another course anywhere in the world with the same amount of dangerous animals. People like to meet them during the course and that is why they will experience that & # 39;

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He added: & # 39; I don't think there is another course anywhere in the world with the same amount of dangerous animals. People like to meet them during the course and that is why they will experience that & # 39;

Rossouw and his colleagues are often forced to put fallen trees out of the way after elephants overthrow them

Rossouw and his colleagues are often forced to put fallen trees out of the way after elephants overthrow them

Rossouw and his colleagues are often forced to put fallen trees out of the way after elephants overthrow them

Skukusa Golf Club staff are forced to bring flags & golf shirts at night because the hyenas eat them

Skukusa Golf Club staff are forced to bring flags & golf shirts at night because the hyenas eat them

Skukusa Golf Club staff are forced to bring flags & golf shirts at night because the hyenas eat them

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& # 39; We have not had near accidents. The animals often keep their distance and are often afraid of people.

& # 39; But we have a card and a number, so we give it to the people and tell them if they see something on the job to call and let the pro shop know.

& # 39; We have no fences here, so the animals can be anywhere they want. They come and go but usually keep their distance.

& # 39; We get quite a few of these raids over time, but nothing has happened to tourists yet. When they see people, they tend to leave. & # 39;

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