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Best Camping near Salem, Oregon

Summer is the perfect time of year for camping. And, nothing can quite beat the experience of sleeping outdoors, cooking your food over an open fire, and hiking through the woods. If you are planning to go camping near Salem, Oregon, here are some of the best sites. Breitenbush Campground. Located along the Breitenbush River, this campground has easy access to fishing and other water activities. Silver Falls State Park. This fantastic state park is often called the “crown jewel” of the Oregon State Parks system. It offers spectacular views of waterfalls, over 25 miles of trails, and lots of daytime activities like horseshoes, playgrounds, and picnic areas. Champoeg State … Continue reading

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Where to Drive Your New Dodge in Salem, Oregon

Oregon is one of the most scenic areas in the entire United States, and there’s really no better place to take your Dodge for a relaxing road trip. Here are some of the best drives that you can take in Salem.   Pacific Coast Scenic Byway One of the most famous routes in the country, this road stretches all along the coast of Oregon, providing some of the most stunning views found in America.   Over the River and Through the Woods Scenic Byway The name says it all here. This route takes you through some of Oregon’s most beautiful rivers, mountains, and forests.   Quartzville Road Back Country Byway … Continue reading

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Top Five Best Restaurants in Portland, Oregon

Grabbing a bite to eat is the perfect way to end a day on the town. Portland, Oregon has a fine selection of restaurants and local eateries that are known far and wide for their service, atmosphere and cuisine. If you’re planning a trip to Portland, then it’s essential to stop for something to eat! Here are the top five best restaurants in Portland, Oregon, according to those of us here at Withnell Dodge. Veritable Quandary – Located in downtown Portland, Veritable Quandary serves American cuisine complete with gluten-free meals. Veritable Quandary features both an outdoor patio as well as a bar that make any visitor feel right at home … Continue reading

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New Car Care Tips

So you’ve finally got around to purchasing that vehicle that you’ve had your eyes on. Congratulations! A new vehicle is certainly something to be proud of. However, that pride can soon start to crumble if you don’t take care of your new vehicle. Improper maintenance and care can quickly add up to a less than desirable vehicle. In order to keep the quality of your new car high, take heed of these new car care tips! Wash Your Car You are probably proud of the way that your car looks. You bought it after all! However, dust and dirt can soon make the exterior of your vehicle look less than … Continue reading

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5 July Events in Oregon

Summer is the most exciting time of the year, and the most exciting month of summer is definitely July! Here in Oregon, there are several events happening in July that you will definitely want to be a part of. Be sure to check out these 5 July events in Oregon. Portland Vintage Racing Festival (July 7-10) We might be a little biased due to our love of cars, but one of our favorite Oregon summer events is the Portland Vintage Racing Festival. During the festival, dozens of classic sports cars will be put on display. Race Across Oregon (July 15-17) Race Across Oregon is a great way to get some … Continue reading

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5 Beautiful Portland Parks

Portland, Oregon, is often considered one of the most beautiful cities in the entire country. One of the main reasons for this reputation is the sheer number of public parks located throughout the city. Whether you are a Portland resident of visitor, you won’t want to miss these 5 beautiful Portland parks! Forest Park Conservancy A forest located right in the middle of the city of Portland, the Forest Park Conservancy is not only one of the largest parks in Oregon, but the entire nation! It is a fantastic natural oasis that you can find in an urban environment. Washington Park One of the largest parks in the Portland area, … Continue reading

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Get Ready for the Season with New Winter Tire and Wheel Packages

Get Ready for the Season with New Winter Tire and Wheel Packages With winter coming around you might be looking to equip your ride with a set of wheels that can handle the harsher conditions. Mopar is making that easier for all of our customers at Withnell Dodge by offering all-new winter tire and wheel packages including winter tire, steel rim, and Tire Pressure Monitoring System. The packages will be available for FCA US vehicles including the Dodge Caravan and Dodge Charger (both AWD and RWD). They are delivered mounted and balanced, so all you need to do is order and pop in at the dealership for easy installation. We’ll … Continue reading

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New Star Wars Ad Asks You to Join the Dodge Side

The new Star Wars film is about to release around the world, and perhaps nobody is more excited than the guys at Dodge. Just check out this awesome new ad they came up with. Titled “The Force Gathers,” the ad shows off a huge lineup of its most popular vehicles, including the Challenger SRT Hellcat, Charger SRT Hellcat, Grand Caravan, Journey, and Dart, all available at Withnell Dodge. Each car in the ad was painted white, which when combined with the black grille gives them an uncanny resemblance to the white-and-black Stormtroopers of the beloved franchise. At the helm of the large procession is a black Dodge Viper SRT, who … Continue reading

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#RamHuntsHunger Campaign Enlisting Ram Truck Owners to Fight Hunger

It’s not hard to see the connection between Ram Trucks and an outdoors lifestyle. The trucks are made to be the most capable and rugged trucks on the road, the kind of trucks that can effortlessly get you anywhere you want to go. So it’s no surprise that the company has recently initiated a campaign to celebrate the outdoors lifestyle, and also to call attention to a “current movement among hunters to assist with hunger issues in their communities.” The #RamHuntsHunger initiative has partnered with Farmers And Hunters Feeding The Hungry (FHFH) to help to feed the hungry in America. The organization “oversees a national network of meat processors and … Continue reading

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Easy Strategies To Improve Your Commute

A recent article in Psychology Today called attention to a study done in Switzerland that psychologically analyzed the stress of commuting. The conclusion of the study was that commuting is “stress that doesn’t pay,” because we don’t connect it with a reward like other types of stress. In other words, it never feels worth the trouble, unlike the stresses of a job or a relationship. To help you deal with this stress, we’ve compiled a few strategies to improve your commute… Dr. Marlynn Wei suggests that you avoid paying attention to the “details” of your commute. That means beyond taking an alternative route, or doing things that can actually change … Continue reading

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