The well known Padley Gorge runs straight through Yarncliff Wood hence the name of the image. Gold refers to the late Autumn colour which was a balance between the leaves left on the trees and those that had succumbed to the turn of the seasons.
The technical bit:
Location - Padley Gorge, Derbyshire
Camera - Nikon D800
Lens - Nikon PC-E Micro 45mm f/2.8D ED
Aperture - f11
Exposure - 1.6 seconds
ISO - 100