Walkscore.com has graded dozens of communities in these parts for their walkability -- meaning the ease by which the average person can do errands and the like using only their feet for transportation.
Look below to see the site's top ten, complete with photo-illustrations, maps and scores.
*Tied with Centennial, Louisville and Sherrelwood Number 9: Littleton
Number 7 (tie): Golden
Number 5: Durango
Number 3: Denver
Number 1: Boulder
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More from our Lists & Weirdness archive circa September 2011: "Denver's five best city walks according to Walking Denver author Mindy Sink."