8 Trader Joe’s Snacks You’ll Want For Your Next Hike


You gotta get that fuel before you tackle trekking up a mountain. And where better to get it than the kingdom of affordable snacks, Trader Joe’s?

These 8 TJ’s snacks are perfect for your next hiking trip. Whether you’re hitting the trails solo or starting a journey with a crunchy group of friends, pack some of these eats in your backpack.

1. Go Raw Trek Mix — $5.99

This yummy gorp is all raw – no roasted nuts here.

2. KIND Bars — $1.50

The brightly-colored popular KIND bars are cheaper at Trader Joe’s than at most other corner stores.

3. Rainbow’s End Trail Mix — $5.99

This is the classic trail mix combo: peanuts, almonds, raisins and chocolate.

4. Almond Butter Granola — $3.49

You need a snack to match your granola-y lifestyle, so look no further.

5. Dark Chocolate Covered Almonds — $.99

We feel you. Sometimes you need some chocolate to reach that next trail marker.

6.RX Bars — $2

Protein-packed RX bars will get you to the top of that next hill.

7. Organic Trek Mix — $7.99

Yes, this mix is a bit more expensive than the others, but if you’re an organic buyer, you know you’ll shell out a bit extra for the good stuff.

8. Apples — Price varies

Just imagine munching on a nice crisp apple at the summit of your hike. Yes, please!