Here are some pictures of the ride, courtesy of Pyzahl (thanks Percy!):
Riders chatting at the start (my back is to the camera).
Jeff, Mark, Joe, and I at the halfway point, Iron Pier Beach State Park.
The group at Iron Pier.
More of the group.
Pyzahl tracked the ride with his GPS, here is a link to the Motionbased track.
I'm not sure how many more times I will make it to this ride. Its really a great ride but the traffic heading back home was insane. Perhaps the start time will get pushed up in the future.