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This Insane Golf Course Is 4500 Feet Above The Ground

A bit Over The Top if you ask me...

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Over The Top Golf is a golf course in New Zealand's Southern Alps.

Over The Top Golf
Over The Top Golf

The course is located 4500 feet above Queenstown.

The hole is accessible only by helicopter... / Via Patrick Campbell / BuzzFeed

...this means players have to literally fly in before they can start driving, chipping, and putting to their hearts content. / Via Patrick Campbell / BuzzFeed

The golf balls for the course are specially made and bio-degradable "eco-balls".

Patrick Campbell / BuzzFeed
Patrick Campbell / BuzzFeed

So there's no need to worry when your first few miss the hole! / Via Patrick Campbell / BuzzFeed

There are four different platforms from which you can play. / Via Patrick Campbell / BuzzFeed

Prices start at $475NZD per person and can go as high as $3500NZD for a group of five.

And the course is a personal favourite of NZ Prime Minister John Key.

The website boasts Key's love for the course: "I don’t think you’ll ever replicate this around the world... It’s a drop you don’t normally see on the golf course and the backdrop is beautiful."

Beautiful! / Via Patrick Campbell / BuzzFeed

Visit the website for more information.