|Region||Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area|
|• location||Burlington, Regional Municipality of Halton|
|• elevation||243 m (797 ft)|
|Burlington, Regional Municipality of Halton|
|74 m (243 ft)|
|River system||Great Lakes Basin|
The creek begins Lake Medad in the city of Burlington, Regional Municipality of Halton. It flows west immediately into the unitary city of Hamilton. The creek turns southwest into the community of Waterdown, and flows over the Niagara Escarpment at Boundary Falls. It re-enters Burlington at the community of Aldershot, turns west, and reaches its mouth at Hamilton Harbour on Lake Ontario, adjacent to the Royal Botanical Gardens.
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