I should of added that my friends problem with the SPOTS was in canyons with tree cover, but if you are going to fall down and break a leg can you pick your spot to do it?
One thing that you can do it contact your wife like my brother in law does. He will call her every couple of nights on the cell phone. He might have to drive a few miles to find a signal but he'll do that just to let her know that he is OK.
Rather than spend my hard earned pennies on those cool Shoot-N-See targets or even the preprinted targets at sporting goods stores, I save a few bucks for weekend plinking sessions by using paper plates as targets. A 100 count pack of paper plates costs less than a 10 count pack of preprinted targets.
If you are playing with something like a semi auto AK, or building a young shooters confidence with a 22 or shotgun, those big eight inch blanks are perfect for putting holes in all...