Goldenstand is defended by a well trained guard, resident men-at-arms and wooden palisades, and governed by a local wizard.
The town has temples for Moradin, Corellon, Melora and Avandra.
The main industries are slavery, blacksmithing and perfume.
Goldenstand is also known for its architectural splendor, high taxes and a site of holy pilgrimage. Nearby terrain includes a large waterfall and steep mountains.