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Hiking adventure in the South with Alex Folxfield #ThisIsMyTime

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Hiking adventure in the South with Alex Folxfield #ThisIsMyTime

Hiking Collection by KEEN Footwear



15:33 h

38.7 mi

6,875 ft

Explore the south of the UK, including routes such as the Black Mountain Traverse in the Brecon Beacons National Park, the Dartmoor Tors Tour, the route from Padstow to Stepper Point, and the Haresfield Beacon and Cotswold Way.

Alex is an adventure writer and content creator based in Bristol, UK. He has an insatiable passion for the mountains and loves nothing more than hiking, running, and mountaineering among the high places.

In this adventure, Alex put to test our NXIS collection. Our lightest hiking shoe to date is designed for fast hiking and tackling all kinds of terrain: our proprietary horseshoe tread pattern grips from heel brake to toe roll.

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Tours & Highlights

  • Haresfield Beacon and the Cotswold Way #thisismytime

    5.90 mi
    2.5 mph
    1,025 ft
    525 ft

    My time is often spent exploring new places at my own pace. My time slows down on the tops to soak in the panoramas or it slows down in a pocket of woodland to take in the beauty of the surroundings. My time speeds up in the interim; I enjoy the sensation of moving fast and light through the landscape

    by Alex Foxfield

  • 03:39
    6.92 mi
    1.9 mph
    600 ft
    750 ft

    My Time is precious, particularly when the countdown to my first child being born is very much on. My Time is also best shared with my wife Louise, who loves a good coastal walk, even when 8 months pregnant.


    The rugged north Cornwall coast is full of wonderful sights and rural charm, while the town of

    by Alex Foxfield

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  • 03:53
    6.84 mi
    1.8 mph
    1,350 ft
    1,325 ft

    I often think the best time to hike is at the bookends of the day, when the shadows are long and the light is at its best. This is My Time, when the trails are quiet and the world turns from day to night.


    My Dartmoor hike was a little evening adventure to two of the national park’s most iconic tors: Haytor

    by Alex Foxfield

  • 05:38
    19.0 mi
    3.4 mph
    3,900 ft
    3,900 ft

    My time is grabbing spring with both hands and taking on an entire range in a day, solo. My time is going fast and light, on my own terms and at my own pace…


    An epic day traversing the main spine of the Black Mountains range in the Brecon Beacons National Park. I’d been eyeing up this huge horseshoe route

    by Alex Foxfield

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Collection Stats

  • Tours
  • Distance
    38.7 mi
  • Duration
    15:33 h
  • Elevation
    6,875 ft

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