Iowa Shaft is a hiking and biking trail in Pitkin County, Colorado. It is within White River National Forest. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 8,941 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 198 feet. The Iowa Shaft (elevation 8,960 feet) quarry is near the trailhead. The Champion Shaft Mine (elevation 8,711 feet) quarry can be seen along the trail. The trail ends near the Saint Joe Mine (elevation 8,789 feet) quarry.
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