The Coolest Small Towns in America: Photos

By , Tuesday, Aug 24, 2010, 12:00 AM

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Ely, Minn. (Anna Wolf)

The North American Bear Center in Ely. (Courtesy eve911/myBudgetTravel)

Lake One, near Ely. (Courtesy junebug1980/myBudgetTravel)

A vineyard in Cloverdale, Calif. (Courtesy dbienkowski/myBudgetTravel)

The Friday Night Live outdoor free concert series in downtown Cloverdale. (Courtesy Mollibug/myBudgetTravel)

Fall in Cloverdale. (Courtesy Mollibug/myBudgetTravel)

Rocky's is a classic old-time drugstore soda fountain in downtown Brevard, N.C. (Courtesy Christfield/myBudgetTravel)

Looking Glass Rock, near Brevard. (Courtesy K Fischer/myBudgetTravel)

Twin Falls in Brevard. (Courtesy puppypatrol/myBudgetTravel)

Saugatuck, Mich., which sits at the junction of the Kalamazoo River and Lake Michigan. (Sally Ryan)

Saugatuck. (Courtesy Felicia Fairchild)

Saugatuck. (Courtesy Felicia Fairchild)

State Street in Kennett Square, Pa. (Michael Mohr)

Kennett Square. (Courtesy irina/myBudgetTravel)

Shopkeepers on State Street in Kennett Square, showing off signs locals made promoting Budget Travel's contest. (Michael Mohr)

Lighthouse in Bandon, Ore. (Courtesy Wood Sabolt)

Bandon. (Courtesy Shirley Harris)

Bandon. (Courtesy Wood Sabolt)

A typical spring sunset in Cuero, Tex. (Courtesy Ronii Diaz/myBudgetTravel)

Running the 37th Annual Great Gobbler Gallop in Cuero. (Courtesy txtomlong/myBudgetTravel)

Cuero Lake in Cuero. (Courtesy Jennifer L.P. Klimowicz)

Main Street in Nyack, N.Y. (Michael Mohr)

Nyack. (Courtesy dariuspotter/myBudgetTravel)

Fourth of July in Nyack. (Courtesy PhotoMD/myBudgetTravel)

Medicine Creek, beneath the Wichitas in Medicine Park, Okla. (Courtesy Medicine Park Chamber of Commerce)

Buffalo grazing in the Wichita Mountains near Medicine Park. (Courtesy MyKindofMom/myBudgetTravel)

Harborview Park in Egg Harbor, Wis. (Courtesy Jeff Larson/myBudgetTravel)

Still largely agricultural, the Egg Harbor vicinity presents many scenes like this. (Courtesy Jeff Larson/myBudgetTravel)