10 Healthy Cold-weather Snacks

Granola Bars

If you took all the fruit and nuts from the bag of goodness you carried with you on that earlier hike and combined it with the fiber available in granola, you'd have this convenient snack. There's an added benefit to granola bars that may not cross your mind until your hands are cold and numb: It's easier to handle a bar than a bunch of individual, tiny treats.

The pitfall of granola bars is that ingredients like chocolate, sugar and high-fructose resins can turn them into nothing more than a high-calorie candy bar. Read the label and make sure that healthy snack is just that.