Most Beautiful Small Towns in the USA

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This tiny village on the Katy Trail, whose name means "rocky port" in French, was formerly a Native American trading post two hours from both Kansas City and St. Louis. 

Rocheport, Missouri

This town, which is steeped in Norwegian culture, is home to the country's largest museum on an immigrant community and boasts an abundance of natural beauty, such as Dunning's Springs Park.

Decorah, Iowa

Glen Onoko Falls and an Italianate museum from 1861 (Asa Packer Mansion Museum) are two of the many attractions in this little town, which is surrounded by breathtaking nature.

Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania

Cape May is renowned for its collection of well-restored Victorian gingerbread houses that border the Atlantic Ocean where it meets Delaware Bay.

Cape May, New Jersey

The 78-mile-long Little Miami Scenic Trail, which connects to the 752-acre John Bryan State Park, makes this town, home to Antioch College, even more beautiful during the winter months.

Yellow Springs, Ohio

Dogfish Head, one of America's most renowned craft breweries, resides at Rehoboth Beach and just opened a charming inn in adjacent Lewes (Dogfish Inn).

Rehoboth Beach, Delaware

This barrier island, located 70 miles north of Charleston and across a causeway, is home to approximately 100 people but has historic buildings that date back to the 1700s.

Pawleys Island, South Carolina

Isle Royale National Park, accessible via Rock Harbor on Lake Superior, is one of the natural beauties of this Upper Peninsula town. 

Houghton, Michigan

St. Francisville, part of the Baton Rouge metropolitan area and located on the banks of the Mississippi River.

St. Francisville, Louisiana

There are nine lakes to explore in this White Mountains community, including the state's largest, Lake Winnipesaukee.

Meredith, New Hampshire

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