#1: BOULDER, COLORADOBoulder, Colorado—the happiest city in America according to the National Geographic Gallup Special Index—is best explored on two wheels, with over more than 300 miles of dedicated bikeways.
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Not only is Boulder second in the country for “Happiest Cities in America,” Boulder also took silver for National Geographic’s “The Best Cities in the United States”
This latest ranking sought to “identify the top U.S. small cities based on unconventional metrics that we think lead to happiness: green spaces, galleries, coffee shops, breweries, music venues, Instagrammable moments, and more.”
The article states, “there seem to be as many coffee shops as cyclists here,” and goes on to highlight both Full Cycle on Pearl Street and café/bike shop Rapha.
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