Keridwen Cornelius

Contributing Writer, Via

Keridwen Cornelius is a freelance writer and editor from Phoenix. She has written for outlets including Outside, Scientific American, the New York Times, National Geographic Adventure, Sunset, and Phoenix magazine. She writes from around the world and can usually be found seeking wonder, altitude, rivers, and wine.


Tucson: The Southwest's Best Affordable Escape

Tucson: The Southwest's Best Affordable Escape

Arizona's second largest city seduces with stunning scenery, inspiring art, and famed cuisine.
Where to See Arizona's Wondrous Wildlife

Where to See Arizona's Wondrous Wildlife

Public parks and accredited zoos offer glimpses of the state's remarkable animals.
Best College Towns in the West

Best College Towns in the West

You don’t have to be a student—or related to one—to enjoy these 8 great destinations.
Phoenix to the Grand Canyon Road Trip

Phoenix to the Grand Canyon Road Trip

The slow route to the South Rim is packed with scenery and one-of-a-kind sites.
Sedona, Arizona, Weekend Getaway

Sedona, Arizona, Weekend Getaway

This artsy enclave's breathtaking red rocks and sublime food scene nourish both body and soul.
10 Unexpected Places to Cool Off in Arizona

10 Unexpected Places to Cool Off in Arizona

Chill out at these 6 outdoorsy escapes.
8 Tips to Make Your Pool More Efficient

8 Tips to Make Your Pool More Efficient

Save energy, water, and chemicals while keeping your swimming pool clean and inviting.
Best Places to Enjoy Fall Color in Arizona

Best Places to Enjoy Fall Color in Arizona

Bask in the season with a day trip or hike.
Things to Do in Gilbert, Arizona

Things to Do in Gilbert, Arizona

As Gilbert turns 100, celebrate with topnotch food, timeless art, and views of the cosmos.
Visiting Arizona Wine Country

Visiting Arizona Wine Country

Epic grasslands, laid-back tasting rooms, and comfortable towns: Welcome to Arizona wine country.
Cottonwood, Arizona: In the Heart of Verde Valley

Cottonwood, Arizona: In the Heart of Verde Valley

Reds, whites, and rosés flow freely in this charming town at the heart of the Verde Valley.
Complete Guide to Arches National Park

Complete Guide to Arches National Park

In this wonderland of rainbow-shaped rock formations, easily accessible adventures abound.
Phoenix City Guide: Discover the Best of This Desert City

Phoenix City Guide: Discover the Best of This Desert City

Come for the famously warm winter sun, stay for the city’s hot haunts and alfresco adventures.
Downtown Tucson Weekend Escape

Downtown Tucson Weekend Escape

The Old Pueblo lures travelers with soulful parades, vibrant outdoor art, and a sizzling food scene.
Essential Arizona Sights and Experiences

Essential Arizona Sights and Experiences

Arizona beckons with iconic culture, food, and vistas.