The Coolest Small Towns in America: Photos

Ely, Minn.
— Anna Wolf
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The North American Bear Center in Ely.
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Lake One, near Ely.
A vineyard in Cloverdale, Calif.
The Friday Night Live outdoor free concert series in downtown Cloverdale.
Fall in Cloverdale.
Rocky's is a classic old-time drugstore soda fountain in downtown Brevard, N.C.
Looking Glass Rock, near Brevard.
Twin Falls in Brevard.
Saugatuck, Mich., which sits at the junction of the Kalamazoo River and Lake Michigan.
— Sally Ryan
— Courtesy Felicia Fairchild
— Courtesy Felicia Fairchild
State Street in Kennett Square, Pa.
— Michael Mohr
Kennett Square.
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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
— Courtesy Shirley Harris
— Courtesy Wood Sabolt
A typical spring sunset in Cuero, Tex.
Running the 37th Annual Great Gobbler Gallop in Cuero.
Cuero Lake in Cuero.
— Courtesy Jennifer L.P. Klimowicz
Main Street in Nyack, N.Y.
— Michael Mohr
Fourth of July in Nyack.
Medicine Creek, beneath the Wichitas in Medicine Park, Okla.
— Courtesy Medicine Park Chamber of Commerce
Buffalo grazing in the Wichita Mountains near Medicine Park.
Harborview Park in Egg Harbor, Wis.
Still largely agricultural, the Egg Harbor vicinity presents many scenes like this.

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