The tree-dotted savannas provide a diverse jungle-gym for elephants to wander, forage for food and, yes, even try to climb trees. Elephants need physical diversity in their environment, and obstacles like fruits hanging high in trees or felled trees to climb over provide the perfect kind.
Here are five pachyderms who courageously take on nature's hurdles, attempting to conquer trees with all the grace a five-ton mammal can muster.
1. "This isn't so hard..."