We recently had a trail mix bar at our Adventure Playdate event. Having trail mix is such a fun snack that I wanted to share some custom trail mix recipes you can easily make yourself and your family. Trail mix is great for hiking, swim days, road trips, and just everyday snacking. Here’s 5 delicious trail mix recipes perfect for customizing your snacks on your adventures.




For the Health Nut

(from The Healthy Maven)
3/4 cup raw pecans
3/4 cup raw cashews
1/2 cup raw sunflower seeds
1/2 cup raw pumpkin seeds
1/2 cup unsweetened, unsulfured cherries
1/2 cup unsweetened, unsulfured raisins
1/2 cup chopped 82% dark chocolate
1/4 tsp sea salt
1/2 tsp cinnamon
pinch of nutmeg


For the Cereal Fan

(from Betty Crocker)
1 cup roasted soy nuts
1 cup Wheat Chex™ cereal
1 cup MultiGrain Cheerios™ or Honey Nut Cheerios™ cereal
1 cup raisins
½ cup candy-coated chocolate candies or chocolate chips


For the Chocolate Lover

(from The Six Sisters)

2 cups walnuts
2 cups mini pretzels
1 cup raisins
1 cup golden raisins
1 cup dark chocolate pieces




For the Kiddos

(from Food.com)

1 cup Cheerios toasted oat cereal
1 cup goldfish crackers or 1 cup other cheese crackers
1 cup cherry-flavored dried cranberries
1 cup cashews or 1 cup other favorite nuts
1 cup miniature M&M’s chocolate candies
1 cup peanut butter chips or 1 cup butterscotch chips
1 cup miniature pretzel twists or 1 cup pretzel sticks


For the Saltiest Folk

 (from Annie’s)

2 cups Annie’s Cheddar Bunnies
2 cups miniature whole grain pretzels
1 cup dry roasted peanuts
1 cup golden raisins
1 tablespoon Parmesan cheese
2 teaspoons BBQ seasoning (or savory seasoning of choice)




Let me know if you have any favorite trail mix recipes! The trail mix bar at my Adventure Playdate event was a hit and SO easy to set up. Go ahead and be choosy with your trail mix!


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