Drive north from Fairplay or south from Breckenridge on Colorado 9 to the well-signed summit of Hoosier Pass. Park in the large area off the road at the pass summit.
"The bizarre trend in mountaineers is not the risk they take, but the large degree to which they value life. They are not crazy because they don't dare, they're crazy because they do. These people tend to enjoy life to the fullest, laugh the hardest, travel the most, and work the least."