Here are the photos from the ride - didn't stop much to snap pictures.
Ice hanging in the morning was much more impressive than the melt I took a photo of on the way home:
Piper cub with oversized tires. Might be a clip-wing model too. In the background you can see a little military spotter plane.
I think I need to put the stock fender back on and just buy a fender brace!
Russ's XR400 with Dual Sport kit.