Stenner Creek is a tributary of San Luis Obispo Creek.

It was named after William Stenner. Before then it was called Arroyo de la Huerto Viejo, a name referencing the old garden (huerto viejo) of the Mission that the creek ran through.1


  1. Mark P. Hall-Patton Memories of the land: placenames of San Luis Obispo County EZ Nature Books (1994) p. 133–34