Ryan Callaghan

Ryan Callaghan

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


Public Lands & Waters

We’re Auctioning Off Das Boat for MeatEater’s Land Access Initiative!

What hunter or angler doesn’t want more access to good-quality hunting and fishing? Finding great places to fish, hunt, and camp is one of our biggest challenges, and the problem is only getting worse. Every day we lose more ground to development or through folks making ground off limits that was...


Cal’s Week in Review: In the Field

From elk hunting on the vast Zumwalt Prairie Preserve to noodling for catfish in Tennessee, MeatEater’s Director of Conservation Ryan “Cal” Callaghan is known to have some interesting weeks. He’s taking his Cal’s Week in Review podcast into the field for this new series. watch the videos below and...