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Bonnington is an area of Canada located between Nelson and Castlegar in the West Kootnenay region of British Columbia. It lies on the west side of the Kootenay River with views of the Bonnington Mountain Range to the East.
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Bonnington Falls on the Kootenay River is the site of a hydroelectric generating station. Construction of the dam and plant started in 1905 and was built by the City of Nelson.

Bonnington Falls hydroelectric station now supplies approximately half the power requirements for Nelson and its surrounding neighbourhoods.
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