Scooper Chris Rossi of Van Leeuwen Ice Cream (Photo: Mario Camilo)
Nothing says summer—or vacation—like a cold cone on a hot day. We asked editors and readers for their favorite scoops from shops, shacks, and trucks around the country and came up with this lip-smacking list. But in a country with so much amazing ice cream, we couldn't cover everyone's top picks. So please, add your unique favorites in the comments section!