With Durango in the full throes of winter The Telegraph asked: “What tips do you have for surviving the season?”

Cliff Ireland.

“Wear a base layer at all times.”

Go hike around in the desert."

Candee Pearson

Jonathan Donnaway

“Don’t stand in the drips that are falling from the buildings.”

Snider Hasselhoff

“Jesus keeps me warm.”

Cody Shelton

“Leave town before the snow comes.”