Gorp aka Trail Mix aka Monkey Food

Gary Hancq


This will disappear fast if you don't padlock it up quick. Even large Baboons like it.

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A Cup Scout Den
10 Min


1 pkg
pepperidge farm cheddar cheese fish 6 oz.?
2/3 c
m & m regular or seasonal
1 can(s)
mixed nuts less expensive will do
2/3 c
raisins dark or yellow
additional nuts walnut, pecan or cashew if you choose

How to Make Gorp aka Trail Mix aka Monkey Food


  • 1Mix all together and place in clear container. Dollar General sells "Cheddar Whales", almost as good as the "Fish". This mix is a nice blend of Sweet and Salty -- Crunchy and Chewy (Raisins)
  • 2Hide the container!
  • 3You could add shelled Sunflower seeds or shelled Pumpkin seeds also. Or Craisons (Semi-dried Cranberries) for extra color and chew. Or get Creative.

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About Gorp aka Trail Mix aka Monkey Food

Course/Dish: Nuts, Other Snacks
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids