Skukuza Golf Course in South Africa it is not like any other golf course in the world that advertises itself as “unique” when in fact they are not, the reality is that not many are up to that standard. Skukuza it is one of the courses that deserve to be in that category, not only unique but potentially dangerous!
The sign as you enter the Skukuza Golf Course is a harbinger of the wild ride you are in for, in every sense of the word: “Beware: Dangerous Animals. Enter at Your Own Risk.” Right next to famed Kruger National Park, this South African course has warnings posted all over the park. They are like the alligator warning signs, except impossibly more terror-inducing.
Their signs read like they were written by someone in mid-chase: “Lions, elephants, leopards, rhinos and buffaloes. Do not run away! … If you run, the animal will believe that it has gained the advantage and it will be more likely to give chase.” Then there’s some helpful information about climbing the nearest tree. You look up from your reading to survey the trees on the course – this is when you yearn for a classic, tree-lined course. But wait, there’s more