Sharon walking track open, just in time for fall foliage

Sharon’s director of parks and recreation, Matt Andrulis Mette, showed the entrance to the new walking trail in Sharon near the ball field. Photo by Cynthia Hochswender

SHARON — Phase one of the walking trail at Veterans Field in Sharon is now complete and, just in time for leaf season, it’s ready for residents of all area towns of all ages to come out and take a hike. 

The pathway now extends about a quarter mile. It will eventually double in size, to a half mile. It’s an easy distance for walkers who want a light workout; more ambitious exercisers can traverse the trail multiple times.

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