Jumping Mouse is a well-established and loved yearly weekend retreat for field guides, friends, associates, and those interested in the profession. Wildbridge Institute has been privileged to partner with this local gathering, located at the Rio Mesa Center, near Moab, UT. The Jumping Mouse Gathering is currently run under the auspices of the Women's Wilderness Institute. Emily Isaacs, founder, remains esteemed director and organizer extraordinaire. Go to www.jumpingmousegathering.com for more information and to see this year's workshop lineup. For logistical info (preparation, directions, and what to bring), click here.