Whether they might be ski towns, old mining towns, or towns known for their hot springs, Colorado has no shortage of great small towns. I've lived in four very different parts of Colorado in my 34 years on this planet, (Eagle, Pueblo, Fort Collins, and Grand Junction,) and have traveled all over the state.

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However, The Crazy Tourist's list of the 15 best small towns to visit in Colorado actually features some towns that I've never been to. According to The Crazy Tourist, these are the 15 best small towns to visit in Colorado.

15 Best Small Towns in Colorado to Visit

Whether they might be ski towns, old mining towns, or towns known for their hot springs, Colorado has no shortage of great small towns. I've lived in four very different parts of Colorado in my 34 years on this planet, (Eagle, Pueblo, Fort Collins, and Grand Junction,) and have traveled all over the state.

However, The Crazy Tourist's list of the 15 best small towns to visit in Colorado actually features some towns that I've never been to.

According to The Crazy Tourist, these are the 15 best small towns to visit in Colorado.

How Western Colorado Towns Got Their Names

Western Colorado has a very rich history. A lot of towns on the western slope have been around since the 1800s, and some have very unique names. Here are how towns like Telluride, Palisade, Fruita, and more western Colorado towns got their names.

25 Western Colorado Breweries You Need to Visit

Colorado is famous for a lot of things, including beer. Of course, the most famous breweries in the state are places like New Belgium, Coors Brewery, and Odell on the Front Range, but Western Colorado has its fair share of great breweries as well.