Let's get together outside. One weekend. 400 FREE REI outdoor classes and outings across the nation, July 30-31.
Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Rock Climbing Photo: Me with Son of A Great Chimney in the background, ...


Member Since: Feb 29, 2008
Last Visit: Jun 29, 2016
Contact Isaac Therneau

Point Rank: # 4,865
Total Points: 113
Last Year: 1
Last 30 Days: 0
51 Compliments
How do you get points?
Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
Comments = 1



Where has Isaac Therneau been climbing?










Contributions


All 287 | Routes 2 | Areas | Photos 7 | Page Improvements | Comments 58 | Posts 36 | Stars 95 | Ratings 89
Page 1 of 12.  1  2  3  4  5   Next>   Last>>

Contributed Routes

Name Rating Type Location Date

Rainman

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R (4)

Trad, TR

WI : Devil's Lake : ... : Doorway Rocks - Minor Mass

Aug 29, 2010

Perverted Inspiration

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b R (7)

Trad, TR

WI : Devil's Lake : ... : Great Chimney Area

Oct 12, 2008

Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
Rock Climbing Photo: The climb follows the red line

The climb follows the red line

WI : Devil's Lake : ... : Rainman (5.10b R)

Aug 29, 2010

Rock Climbing Photo: Route Peyton and I climbed.

Route Peyton and I climbed.

WI : Devil's Lake : ... : Rainman (5.10b R)

Aug 9, 2010

Rock Climbing Photo: Leading June 14th, 2009. Photo by Kris Gorny

Leading June 14th, 2009. Photo by Kris Gorny

WI : Necedah (Petenwell Bluff) : ... : Straight No Chaser (5.11c)

Apr 22, 2010

Rock Climbing Photo: Necedah, Wisconsin.

Necedah, Wisconsin.

The People of Mountain Proj... : Isaac Therneau : Me

Jan 12, 2010

Rock Climbing Photo: Anonymous climber preparing for the worst.   An ex...

Anonymous climber preparing for the worst. An example of a fall from the top of this exceptional climb. Photo by Kryz Gorny

WI : Devil's Lake : ... : Son Of Great Chimney (5.11c PG13)

Nov 28, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: Me with Son of A Great Chimney in the background, ...

Me with Son of A Great Chimney in the background, shortly after an attempted ascent.

The People of Mountain Proj... : Isaac Therneau : Me

Oct 28, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: Photo of me climbing in redwing.

Photo of me climbing in redwing.

The People of Mountain Proj... : Isaac Therneau : Me

Mar 24, 2008

Contributed Comments

 

Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff 04 - East Rampar... : Rainy Wednesday Tower : Orgasm Direct (5.11b) : Photo
By: Isaac Therneau When: Apr 13, 2016

view comment >>
Comments: That is nuts! This climb could easily have an "R" rating attached to it.


Location: MN : Barn Bluff (Red Wing) : Annadonia Area : Femme Fatale (5.12c) : Photo
By: Isaac Therneau When: Nov 7, 2014

view comment >>
Comments: For some reason Cosette was insisting on sitting on my foot while I belayed. Are your two tumors starting to crank hard Chris? ;)


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : West Bluff - West Rampart : Prospect Point Rampart : Great Chimney Area : Perverted Inspiration (5.10c R)
By: Isaac Therneau When: Jul 2, 2013

view comment >>
Comments: I belayed Henning on an onsight lead attempt. He ended up down-climbing before the undercling much to my relief.


Location: MN : Barn Bluff (Red Wing) : Winter Wall : Paradigm Shift (5.13a) : Photo
By: Isaac Therneau When: Oct 14, 2012

view comment >>
Comments: Nice!


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff 04 - East Rampar... : Hawk's Nest : Anomie (5.8+ PG13)
By: Isaac Therneau When: Sep 10, 2012

view comment >>
Comments: Be ready for a little spice and biggish gear for the lake.


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff 04 - East Rampar... : Rainy Wednesday Tower : Orgasm Direct (5.11b)
By: Isaac Therneau When: Aug 9, 2012

view comment >>
Comments: Anyone know why this climb has never been "R" rated? "edit" Whelp, I'm going to be honest and give it an "R" as I recall placing three pieces and only one of them kept you off the deck while doing the crux.


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : West Bluff - Cleo Amphithea... : Cleopatra's Needle : Photo
By: Isaac Therneau When: Apr 29, 2012

view comment >>
Comments: Speaking from the experience of arresting the fall of a "noob" due to a catastrophic rapping mistake, I would never, ever, have someone new to climbing try rapping. The bolt is old, but anywhere you go there is an aspect of trusting old manky bolts with your life.


Location: WI : Necedah (Petenwell Bluff) : Y-Crack Wall : Whiskey a Go-Go (5.13a) : Photo
By: Isaac Therneau When: Nov 2, 2011

view comment >>
Comments: Congrats Kryz on the send!


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff 04 - East Rampar... : Brinton's Buttress : Brinton's Direct (5.8+)
By: Isaac Therneau When: Sep 17, 2011

view comment >>
Comments: Many of the pitches on the Nose have short sections of 5.6, 5.7 that are mandatory free or super ackward to aid i.e a flaring chimney. The difficulty comes in free climbing a 20ft 5.6 section in aid shoes and tons of gear.


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff 05 - Potholes Ar... : Devils Doorway : Impossible Crack (5.8) : Photo
By: Isaac Therneau When: Sep 17, 2011

view comment >>
Comments: Don't worry, it could always be worse. ;)


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff 04 - East Rampar... : Pseudo Hawk's Nest : Epiphany (5.9)
By: Isaac Therneau When: Jul 14, 2011

view comment >>
Comments: I've only done this thing once, and it was an exciting on-site to say the least. I agree that it looks a lot easier from the ground.


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff 04 - East Rampar... : Gill's Buttress : Ice (5.13) : Photo
By: Isaac Therneau When: Oct 15, 2010

view comment >>
Comments: Yeah, like those pussies that use ropes to clip into protection in the rock, real climbers aren't afraid like those shit, pissing, pussies.

I would say this demonstration is less an expression of style and more one of freakish strength highlighted by the lack of shoes.


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff 05 - Potholes Ar... : Doorway Rocks - Minor Mass : Rainman (5.10b R)
By: Isaac Therneau When: Sep 29, 2010

view comment >>
Comments: Named in honor of Peytons ability to summon the rain whenever he is on lead.


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff 07 - Railroad Tr... : Horse Rampart : Woger's Woof Wightside (5.11c)
By: Isaac Therneau When: Sep 13, 2010

view comment >>
Comments: If you get the two underclings in the roof and pull directly onto the middle of the face you can't reach the right hand arete. The sequence on the route was hard to find but well worth the effort.


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : West Bluff - West Rampart : Dead Tree Wall : Tardis (5.10b/c)
By: Isaac Therneau When: Sep 4, 2010

view comment >>
Comments: I went straight up from the beginning crack utilizing the big bulge with my left hand and going for the ledge. From the pin I went diagonally up and left to the top. I had a similar experience as I attempted this climb ground up. I pulled the bottom crux and thought I was done only to fall at the second crux getting to the ledge. There is awesome feeling of exposure on this climb as you finish up above the pin.


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff 05 - Potholes Ar... : Doorway Rocks - Minor Mass : Rainman (5.10b R)
By: Isaac Therneau When: Aug 9, 2010

view comment >>
Comments: I believe it's fair to highlight the fact that I had never been to the major/minor mass before and was adamant to my climbing partner that pigeon roof was hammer crack. We didn't get on ladyfingers I believe as I didn't know where we were climbing till after we had returned to the car and the guidebook. These moments of idiocy did not faze me as I've often experienced them in my climbing career. Since we didn't know the area we figured the route we did was something. It felt 5.10a/b R to the... more >>


Page 1 of 12.  1  2  3  4  5   Next>   Last>>

The Definitive
Climbing Resource

Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run

Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps

Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes

Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!