A construction project on Trough Creek Drive within the park is scheduled to begin in mid-August. The section of roadway reaching from the park office at its intersection with Little Valley Road to the Copperas Rock Bridge over Great Trough Creek will be closed to vehicular traffic Monday through Friday weekly, beginning August 14, 2017 through Thursday, November 11, 2017. The campground will be closed from reservations Monday - Friday during construction. There will be access for single vehicular traffic to Balanced Rock, Rainbow Falls, and Ice Mine Areas via Tar Kiln Road, John Bum Road, and Terrace Mountain Road detour. For more information, please contact the Trough Creek State Park Office at 814-658-3847.