America's Coolest Small Towns

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Highway 1 near Cayucos, Calif.
— Amanda Friedman
Jacksonville, Ore.
— John Clark
Maison Des Amis B&B in Breaux Bridge, La.
— Chris Granger
Main Street in Lexington, Va., lined with 19th-century storefronts.
— Courtesy Nathan Beck
Tubac, Ariz., and the Santa Rita Mountains.
— Jeff Topping/The New York Times/Redux
Route of the Hiawatha, a trail outside Wallace, Idaho.
— Tegra Nuess
Our Bookshop, one of Saugerties, N.Y.,'s three bookstores.
— Brad DeCecco/
Breakwater Lighthouse in Rockland, Maine.
Artist Mark Benesh's version of American Gothic, on a barn outside Mount Vernon, Iowa.
— Sandy Dyas
Central Avenue in Whitefish, Mont.
— Janie Osborne

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