They took a few minutes to crossover the stock fence and onto the road below.
Kevin had walked from the road to the stand. Before doing so he sprayed Nose Jammer onto his boots and trousers.
The deer are only 5 metres away in the first three photos. Predators are plentiful in this area with coyotes, mountain lions, bears and man.
Mule deer are extremely “flighty” and cautious. The fact they crossed over where Kevin had walked just 30 minutes before proved to him that Nose Jammer works.