Mike Zarlenga / The Trophy Room
Mike grew up in
About The Trophy Room:
Mike opened shop in 2001, seeing the need for a high-end hunting and outdoors shop in
Help was soon to arrive when Gary Rothrock left Beretta
The store is an authorized dealer for sporting apparel from names such as Barbour and Orvis. It also carries everything you need to outfit your hunting or fishing expedition - whether the trip is just down the road or to the other side of the world.
Mike says their golden rule is, "We treat our customers the way we would like to be treated". He also added, (a bit mischievously) “Nothing says love during the holidays like a new firearm".
Why did you choose to do this?
"I got the idea while I was on a hunting trip in
Well, when I was moving in I’d heard of a documented ghost in the building. When I first got this space I was working late each night to get the store ready. One night I was sitting down for a quick break when I heard a loud noise from inside. I immediately thought of the ghost, since I was the only (live) person around. I got my courage up and went to inspect the noise. I came in to the building and found an enormous acorn sitting in the middle of my floor - it had appeared from nowhere! I then looked up to see two mice sitting there looking at me as if to say "could you give that back?"