Introduction to Parlier, California
Parlier, California is 16 miles SE of Fresno, California. It is in Fresno County. The city is part of the Fresno metro area.
I. N. Parlier and his family migrated to the present day Parlier in 1876. In fact, the city derived its name from the French ancestry of this family, DeParlier. The General Store, Post Office and Trading Post of the family became the center of town. The City of Parlier was incorporated in 1921.
Parlier and Nearby Attractions
- Duncan Water Gardens.
- Arts Sake Picture Framing.
- Asian Village.
- Will Portis Gallery Studio.
- Lisa's Mane Attraction.
Things To Do In Parlier
The City of Parlier features an array of recreational facilities including hunting, camping, fishing, boating and hiking along the Kings River. There are several other lakes and rivers near the city. The Sierra Nevada mountain range lies within a close proximity. At the Sierra Summit and Millerton Lake you can also enjoy snow and water skiing, depending on the season. The city is also home to a number of parks and golf courts.
The nearest airport is Fresno Yosemite International Airport.
Parlier Higher Education
The nearby college is Reedley College.