“You ever seen anything that big?” golfer Chris Helms asked as he recorded the video. “Holy crap, that is a monster.”
The huge reptile could even be a competitor for the title of biggest ever seen in Florida.
According to staff at the Buffalo Creek Golf Club in Palmetto, this is actually a fairly common occurrence.
“He doesn't bother anybody and they don't bother him, he's like a mascot for the course," a spokesperson told News 3.
"He has been here for a very, very long time, he's not new at all…the word has spread that this is a great place to come and play. He is the highlight, but we are worth the price too."