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🌱 High-Energy Vegan Trail Mix Recipe 🥦

Looking for a nutritious and delicious vegan trail mix recipe? Try our High-Energy Vegan Trail Mix packed with almonds, cashews, cranberries, raisins, pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds, and vegan dark chocolate chips. Customize it to your liking and store it for up to 2 weeks!

High-Energy Vegan Trail Mix

You will need:

  • raw almonds1 cup raw almonds
  • raw cashews1 cup raw cashews
  • dried cranberries1/2 cup dried cranberries
  • raisins1/2 cup raisins
  • pumpkin seeds1/2 cup pumpkin seeds
  • sunflower seeds1/2 cup sunflower seeds
  • vegan dark chocolate chips1/2 cup vegan dark chocolate chips


  1. Start by combining 1 cup of raw almonds with 1 cup of raw cashews in a large bowl. These nuts will provide a good source of protein and healthy fats.
  2. Next, add 1/2 cup of dried cranberries and 1/2 cup of raisins to the mix. These dried fruits will give a sweet flavor and provide essential vitamins and minerals.
  3. Now, add 1/2 cup of pumpkin seeds and 1/2 cup of sunflower seeds to the bowl. These seeds are high in fiber and packed with nutrients.
  4. Finally, add 1/2 cup of vegan dark chocolate chips to the mixture. Stir everything together one last time to ensure the chocolate chips are evenly distributed. The dark chocolate adds a touch of indulgence and is also a great source of antioxidants.


Feel free to customize this recipe with your favorite nuts and dried fruits. Just make sure to keep the overall portion sizes the same for proper nutrition balance. This trail mix can be stored in an airtight container for up to 2 weeks.

Embarking on an outdoor adventure requires not only the right gear but also the right fuel. Our High-Energy Vegan Trail Mix is the perfect companion for your next hiking or camping trip. Packed with protein, healthy fats, and a hint of sweetness, this trail mix is designed to keep you energized and satisfied on the trail.

Each ingredient in this mix was chosen for its nutritional value and ability to provide sustained energy. Raw almonds and cashews are excellent sources of heart-healthy fats and protein. Dried cranberries and raisins add a touch of sweetness while providing essential vitamins and minerals. Pumpkin and sunflower seeds are rich in antioxidants and fiber. And let's not forget the vegan dark chocolate chips that add a delightful treat to this nutritious mix.

One of the best things about this trail mix is its versatility. Feel free to customize it with your favorite nuts and dried fruits, as suggested in the best trail mix combinations for camping. This recipe is just a starting point. The possibilities are endless!

Whether you're a seasoned hiker or a camping newbie, knowing what kind of food to bring on a wild camping trip can make all the difference. And if you're looking for more vegan options, we've got you covered. Check out our top 10 vegetarian camping recipes for a healthy and delicious outdoor experience.

Remember, the key to a successful outdoor adventure is preparation. So, before you set off, make sure you're equipped with the right cooking gear and nutritious food. Our High-Energy Vegan Trail Mix is a great place to start. Happy trails!