Originally Posted by Rukus
Sorry I don't think a tree is a very good position, granted it gives you observation, but no exit. I remember someone climbing up a tree thinking it was a good idea back when I used to play paintball. He got nutted from someone sneaking up on him and shooting up. Nearly fell out of the tree, so I'd have to say you'd never catch me in a tree.
Paintball is in no way stealth at all.
You have the visible blast of Co2 out of the muzzle plus the loud noise. You can hear paintball guns going off from good distances.
Thats probably why ya buddy got picked off.