Greatest Gear for 2014: ‘Best in Show’ Award Winners

Carnivore Bars — Move over Clif bar. These protein bars are made from 100% grass-fed meat. That’s the premise of the EPIC bar, a Texas brand that has bison, turkey and beef based bars packaged for your next adventure.

At $34 for a box of 12 bars, the Epics are marketed as “Paleo-friendly, gluten free, and low in sugar.” Our carnivorous editors who tested them out simply noted, “Yum!”

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Stephen Regenold

Stephen Regenold is Founder of GearJunkie, which he launched as a nationally-syndicated newspaper column in 2002. As a journalist and writer, Regenold has covered the outdoors industry for two decades, including as a correspondent for the New York Times. A father of five, Regenold and his wife live in Minneapolis.