Reedley is in the San Joaquin Valley of California 25 miles southeast of Fresno. The city has a population of about 26,000. Reedley's claim to fame is that it is the "World's fruit basket". The city lies along the Kings River which makes it a popular tourist destination for people who want to get away from the Central Valley heat. Reedley Beach and Cricket Hollow Park are also popular destinations for picnics and family gatherings.
Reedley Beach on the Kings River offers many varieties of water sports.