Larry Hendrickson, the first to reach the summit of 9,175-foot Kaiser Pass during the inaugural Climb to Kaiser in 1977, poses with his stuffed gorilla prize. Fresno’s signature endurance sports event holds its 40th edition Saturday.
Larry Hendrickson, the first to reach the summit of 9,175-foot Kaiser Pass during the inaugural Climb to Kaiser in 1977, poses with his stuffed gorilla prize. Fresno’s signature endurance sports event holds its 40th edition Saturday. MARK PERKINS SPECIAL TO THE BEE
Larry Hendrickson, the first to reach the summit of 9,175-foot Kaiser Pass during the inaugural Climb to Kaiser in 1977, poses with his stuffed gorilla prize. Fresno’s signature endurance sports event holds its 40th edition Saturday. MARK PERKINS SPECIAL TO THE BEE

Climb to Kaiser endurance bike ride marks 40 years of glorious pain

June 23, 2016 05:51 PM