Where Is Stoney Creek?
Located on the south shore of western lake Ontario and as of 2001 Stoney Creek is part of Hamilton East.
With a population of just over 60,000, this community maintains a quaint and small city atmosphere, while being part of a large city.
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There are so many great things about Stoney Creek that choosing a list was difficult.
8 Great Reasons to Move to Stoney Creek
1. Nature In The City
Located on the Niagara escarpment, this community is surrounded by nature; including waterfalls, hiking and biking trails, conservation areas, the Devils Punchbowl, and countless parks.
Wherever you choose to buy a house here you’ll be close to green space. A great escape within the city.
2. Diversity in Housing and Neighbourhoods
It’s fantastic that in such a small community you can find such diverse areas to live.
There are lakefront condos, properties along the escarpment and ravine, older neighbourhoods with character, and modern properties in bustling areas.
Live on the mountain or below the mountain, or on an acreage with fruit trees on the outskirts of Stoney Creek.
3. Year-Round Sports and Recreation
There are numerous arenas, indoor pools, driving ranges, and parks including, Heritage Green Sports Park, Dofasco Park, and Battlefield Park. Feel free to join the King’s Forest Golf Course, Glendale Curling Club, YMCA, or a local dance or gymnastics club too. There’s recreation for all interests here.
4. Travel Where? Anywhere
There’s GO Transit, public transportation, trains, and biking trails. Travel anywhere and any way you want.
5. Big City Entertainment
It’s going to take a lot of work to get bored here, as there are countless activities, events, and entertainment. You can’t miss the annual Peach Festival or summer festivals.
Enjoy the patios at Old Town pubs and restaurants. Spend an evening at the Starlite Drive-In or indoor movie theatres. For the big shoppers, check out the shopping district, Eastgate Square, or the Heritage Greene Shopping Centre.
6. A Place with Great History
History was made in this community, a large battle actually took place here during the war of 1812. . See for yourself at the Battlefield House Museum, where the battle site is preserved with a museum, monument, and park.
Also home of the Erland Lee Museum, which is the site of the very first woman’s institute in the world. Take pride in the history of your future community.
7. Living Near Wine Country
Spend a day picking cherries, strawberries, and apples at Puddicombe Farms or take a scenic tour of the wineries. Enjoy a beautiful escape from the city and quality foods and wine to bring home with you.
8. Drool-Worthy Restaurants
The last but definitely not least great thing on our list is the variety of delicious restaurants for you to salivate over. No matter what you’re craving, you can find it here.
Try The Attic Pizza Parlour, made with fresh and local ingredients or The Edgewater Manor Restaurant for a fine dining experience. There’s Chuggy’s Tap and Grill in Old Town, Parkermann’s Fine Tea Co, Banana Leaf Asian Cuisine, Phulkari Indian Cuisine, buffets, chain restaurants, and so much more. Hope you’re hungry!