Trail Mix Recipe for Kids

This easy trail mix recipe for kids is a healthier alternative to chips and pre-packaged snacks!

I am always looking for ways to sneak some extra protein into my kids' diets. It's not always easy to balance out their desire for tasty treats and sweets with things that are a bit healthier. Thankfully, this easy trail mix recipe for kids is a perfect balance.

Kids' Trail Mix Recipe

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Not only is this trail mix recipe easy to make, it's also easy for kids' to make. Since my kids love to cook and get their own snacks, that makes it the ideal kid-friendly recipe.

Instead of thinking of trail mix as only a summer snack, imagine the possibilities! It can be used for:

The possibilities are endless!

So, break out a large mixing bowl and gather your ingredients, because this easy trail mix recipe is going to quickly become a family favorite!

Easy Trail Mix Recipe



  1. You will need a large bowl! This makes plenty of trail mix for lots of snacks to share!
  2. In a large bowl, pour all ingredients.
  3. Mix well.
  4. Serve in an airtight container or store in individual snack size zippered bags!

Let us know how your family enjoys the trail mix! We'd love to hear what modifications you made in the comments below!