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.


★★★★★ 1 vote

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


  1. Mix 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)
  2. Hide the container!
  3. You 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

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