Lexington

Beech River Watershed

Beech River Watershed Development Authority; Box 477, Eastern Shores Dr., Lexington, TN 38351; (731) 968-6191;Web Site: www.hendersoncountychamber.com

Encompasses six lakes providing a total of 3,000-acres of surface area and 100 miles of shoreline for recreational activities. Beech, Pine, Cedar, Redbud, Dogwood and Sycamore Lakes are open to the public for fishing, swimming, hunting in season, boating, camping, hiking and other related outdoor activities.

Beech lake Family Camping Resort

495 Beech Lake Campground Rd., Lexington, TN 38351; (731) 968-9542; E-mail: beechlakeresort@bellsouth.net; Web Site: www.beechlakecampingresort.com

An 84-acre camping facility situated on a peninsula that juts out into 1,000-acre Beech Lake. Scheduled activities offered Memorial Day through Labor Day. A family oriented atmosphere. Facilities include 103 total sites (98 developed, 5 primitive), bathrooms, camp store, electric hookups, playground, hiking trail, picnic areas, fishing, boat launch, water hookups, swimming beach and dump station.