Stoney Creek, Ontario, is a community in Hamilton. Stoney Creek is located on western Lake Ontario.
The first inhabitants of Stoney Creek were the Canadian First Nations, and then the French-Canadian fur traders. Later, in the later 1700s, the area was settled by Loyalists that were fleeing the American Revolution. Stoney Creek was named after the creek that runs through the area. During the War of 1812, Stoney Creek was the site of the eponymous battle. Stoney Creek became a city in 1984. In 2001, Stoney Creek was amalgamated into Hamilton. Other areas were also amalgamated at the same time including Ancaster, Dundas and more.
According to Statistic Canada’s 2006 census Stoney Creek has a population of 62,292.
There are many things to see and do in Stoney Creek, Ontario such as: