We are working with City and State groups to put together a collection of maps that showcase what Defiance has to offer. We are excited to be adding this new content to our website. If there is something specific you would like to see, please let us know!

North Country Trail

The North Country National Scenic Trail crosses seven northern states. It begins in New York, joins the Buckeye Trail through parts of Ohio (including Defiance) and ends in North Dakota.

North Country Trail / Buckeye Trail through Defiance


Due to the Clinton Street Bridge closure on February 25th, 2019, a detour map has been created for the North Country Trail / Buckeye Trail through Defiance.

North Country Trail / Buckeye Trail Clinton Street Bridge Detour


Buckeye Trail

The Buckeye Trail is a 1,444 mile hiking and long-distance trail that loops around the state of Ohio. The Buckeye Trail Association maintains and develops the trail.

In 2017 the Buckeye Trail Association named the City of Defiance an official Buckeye Trail Town and the Defiance Reservoir a Buckeye Trail Campsite.


Maumee Water Trail

Maumee Water Trail

Boat, canoe or kayak from Ft, Wayne to Toledo. This informative map details access points with markers at every mile to help you plan your trip.

Ohio Water Trails

Downtown Retail Merchants

The guide includes a list of 44 retailers, a map of their locations AND a map of downtown parking.

Downtown Defiance Parking

Parking is plentiful when you know where to look! Download or print this handy PDF for your next visit to downtown Defiance.