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Ryan Callaghan

Ryan Callaghan

Ryan "Cal" Callaghan is MeatEater's Director of Conservation and a national board member of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers. Cal has been a passionate member of the outdoor community, having grown up hunting and fishing, guiding, and playing in the West.

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Cal’s Hawaii Bowhunting Kit

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Cal’s Hawaii Bowhunting Kit

Hawaii isn’t the average backdrop for a bowhunting trip. For starters, navigation is a bit different. Locals use the terms mauka and makai, meaning mountain and ocean respectively, to orient themselves. And while the climate doesn’t leave much to complain about, you certainly don’t need to be...
Video: Cal's Sidecountry Cooking Setup

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Video: Cal's Sidecountry Cooking Setup

Whether I’m bird hunting from my truck, packing in for a few days on mules, or floating into a special spot via boat, I like to keep all my cooking gear organized in my YETI LoadOut GoBox. I keep essentials like my cookstove and coffee cups in this “truck kitchen” along with staples like Gnome on...
How to Mount a Rifle Scope and Bipod

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How to Mount a Rifle Scope and Bipod

Properly mounting your scope is an important step in building an accurate hunting rifle. This is how to level the scope, set your eye relief, and torque the mounts. Additionally, a bipod improves accuracy in a variety of different shot scenarios. This video also shows the proper way to mount the...