For the passionate hunter, there is no greater joy and no higher respect than having a well-done taxidermy mount that carries on the memory of hunts from the past. Whether it is a first big buck for a teenager or a trophy from a once in a lifetime safari, this selected list of licensed taxidermists in Lancaster County are dedicated to providing clients with expertly-crafted detailed mounts and replicas. The take pride in bringing your trophies back to life, because their reputation goes out the door when you take your mount home.
1705 Bridge Road
Lancaster, PA 17602
Located in the community of West Lampeter, Ridings Taxidermy handles all varieties of taxidermy projects and has an extensive portfolio of work. In addition to mounts for traditional wildlife, Jack Ridings is very skilled in preserving fish and birds, making bear rugs, tanning hides, and handcrafted leather apparel. He also does his own skull cleaning and bleaching. For those who are interested, Ridings Taxidermy is the area’s only destination that offers skillful pet preservation.
155 Harristown Road
Paradise, PA 17562
With a commitment to quality craftsmanship and careful attention to detail, Lapps Taxidermy exceeds the expectations of their satisfied clients. Whether he is preparing a nine-point buck from local gamelands or designing a habitat diorama from a big game hunt in the Canadian Rockies, you can be assured Leon Lapps utilizes only the highest quality materials and he will take no shortcuts in completing your mount.
342 Voganville Road
New Holland, PA 17557
Located on a beautiful farmstead near New Holland, in the heart of Lancaster County, JR’s Taxidermy prepares heirloom quality mounts that are realistic, clean, and designed to last a lifetime…all at a cost that is affordable. Family owned and operated by the Zimmerman family, their goal is to capture the thrill of the hunt and preserve the natural beauty of the animals you harvest. Make an appointment to visit JR’s showroom to see the various types of mounts he has completed and currently working on.
2407 Main Street
Narvon, PA 17555
Located along Rte 23, between New Holland and Morgantown, Nature’s Accent Taxidermy is must visit studio that specializes in high-end taxidermy and wildlife art. The showroom displays a variety of mounts in life-like poses that are marked with stunning details. Whatever your interest in wildlife and whether you are involved in any sort of hunting or not, you will appreciate the captivating beauty of the wall mounts, individual floor displays, and multi animal dioramas. From lifesize mammals and gameheads, to fish and exotics, you can be assured that you will get the highest quality mount for your trophy….and you are guaranteed to enjoy your trophy for a lifetime!