Ice cream at Guptill's Coney Express in Cohoes is a summer tradition in the Capital Region.
Kristi Calderon is ready for mint and chocolate ice cream at Guptill's Coney Express while sons Stephen, 10, at left, and Andrew, 7, hold chocolate milk shakes.
People wait for their chills at Guptill's Coney Express on a recent summer night. Strawberry, black raspberry, chocolate and butter pecan are among 70 flavors on the roster.
Guptill's Coney Express servers Ramsha Khan of Watervliet, left, and Sydney Schongar of Cohoes wait for the next wave of ice cream lovers at the Colonie ice cream store.
Double-fisted ice cream lover Pete LeClair of Troy has vanilla priorities at Guptill's Coney Express.
Dan Ciampino of Schenectady prepares for an M&M-sprinkled spoonful of ice cream at Guptill's Coney Express. The Colonie ice cream store opened in 1995, next to the Guptill Arena, a roller skating palace.
Clifton Park pals Lindsey Decker, 17 (left), and Carly Hildenbrandt, 16, are all smiles and all ice cream at Guptill's Coney Express on a recent summer night.
Tessa Pollei, 15 months, of North Colonie, contemplates a taste of ice cream from her mother, Amber Pollei, at Guptill's Coney Express. The Colonie ice cream place bustles during the summer months.
Zoe Pollei, 6, and her brother Dane Pollei, 5, work on ice cream cones at Guptill's Coney Express.
Diane and Jack Karol of Clifton Park are all aboard Guptill's Coney Express for a mudslide-chocolate peanut butter dish and a hot fudge sundae, respectively.
Colonie's Jovi Camaj, 5 1/2, quietly enjoys her Guptill's ice cream while friend Eva Majer, 5, of Cohoes registers a more energetic reaction.