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Trail Mix Recipes

a bowl of mixed nuts, raisins, and candy-coated chocolate


Looking for a healthy snack option? The Mansions at Spring Creek Blog is here to help by sharing a variety of trail mix recipes for you to enjoy. Trail mix is an easy-to-make snack that can actually help you feel full longer than other, less healthy snacks. Gather up all the ingredients you will need and try out one of these recipes at your Garland, TX apartment this month in recognition of National Trail Mix Day on the 31st.


Tropical Trail Mix

Try out this tasty spin on trail mix from Ambitious Kitchen that includes banana chips, coconut flakes, and dried mangoes, among other ingredients. This scrumptious treat will have you dreaming of your next tropical getaway.


Sweet and Salty Trail Mix

Try this sweet and salty trail mix recipe from The Lemon Bowl with its blend of pretzels, chocolate covered almonds, pistachios, peanuts, and dried blueberries and strawberries. Feel free to put your own spin on it and substitute different dried fruits or nuts.


S’mores Trail Mix

Enjoy the flavors found in the classic campfire treat while on the go! Just combine mini marshmallows, semisweet chocolate chips, sweetened graham cracker cereal, roasted almonds, cinnamon, and fine sea salt for a tasty snack mix that will bring you back. A great choice for road trips or movie night.


Cajun Trail Mix

This crunchy snack mix features a blend of nuts and seeds coated with Cajun-inspired seasonings. Add raisins for some sweetness or skip them for a low-carb snack! Fill your craving for something spicy and savory with this recipe from Eating Bird Food.


Nutty Berry Trail Mix

If you love berries and nuts, try this recipe from Taste of Home. It includes chocolate chips, dried cranberries, dried pineapple pieces, raisins, mixed nuts, and sunflower kernels. Don’t be afraid to add in some dried blueberries, strawberries, or any other fruits or nuts you enjoy.