Sycamore Reservoir is in the Beech River watershed in west Tennessee. The small dam is one of eight located on the Beech River and its tributaries.
Sycamore is one of eight reservoirs that provide flood damage reduction, recreational opportunities, and water supply in the Beech River watershed in West Tennessee. The others are Beech, Cedar, Dogwood, Lost Creek, Pin Oak, Pine, and Redbud.
The reservoirs are open to the public, providing opportunities for boating, swimming, and fishing. Backpackers and hikers visit the adjacent lands, and a group camp has been developed on Sycamore Reservoir.
Programs in the Beech River area for upland game management, restocking fish populations, constructing underwater fish attractors, and enhancing the habitat for resident Canada geese to ensure the quality and future of the outdoor experience.