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Golden Throne Trail, Capitol Reef National Park
This trail climbs through Capitol Gorge, winding in and out of side canyons on its way up to a great view of the Golden Throne, a distinctive mountain with sheer yellow cliffs. The trail is approximately two miles, each way, and once you reach the end, you’ll backtrack using the same trail. You do not end up at the top of the Golden Throne, or even at the base of it — but you do get a very nice view of the mountain, as well as Capitol Gorge, and all the rest of the surroundings. The Golden Throne Trail holds …