If you have ever had the pleasure of visiting gorgeous Telluride, Colorado, you know that it is an absolute gem of a small town. While this is common knowledge to both those who have visited and Coloradans in general, the rest of the country is now aware, too, as Telluride just scored a coveted spot on the list of the best small towns in Colorado. Why is Telluride among the best small towns in the U.S.? Let’s take a look.

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