(CBS Miami)- A Florida man was caught on camera retrieving his golf ball from a particularly dangerous hazard – the tail of a very large sunbathing alligator.

Just another normal day in Florida at the Coral Oakes Golf Course in Cape Coral.

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Kyle Downes and his brother were golfing on Sunday when a ball landed on the gator’s tail. So Downes decided to do what any good Florida man would do by retrieving his ball off the gator’s tail, very carefully.

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Kyle shared the video on Facebook which shows his brother sneaking up to the gator before gingerly picking up the ball.

The alligator, apparently startled, darts into the water.

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The alligator in the video has been spotted before and is known as Charlie to golfers.