The Dolly Ilamas
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Visit the Financial District and take a video of the corporate goddesses #zoom
Take a photo of a real live San Francisco Bison during daylight hours
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a video of your team walking though Mescaline Grove with Jurassic Park music in the background
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Make a photo collage of 4 types of flowers at the Botanical Gardens in Golden Gate Park. Make sure your totem is in each photo!
Make a Real World style confession video about the love of your life inside an inclosed slide
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Collect all of the garbage you create during your adventure and take a picture of it in the final two hours of Questival then recycle/compost what you can.
Eat the treat that was "invented" at San Francisco's own Japanese Tea Garden at the Japanese Tea Garden
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Lafayette Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local San Francisco PARK, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
It is NOW the end of your 24th hour of Questival, share with us the best photo/video of where you ended up. Don't forget the totem.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Visit the cemetery of the first Mexican governor of Alta California, Captain Luis Arguello *during daylight hours*
Take a selfie in front of a Yoda Fountain
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Take a team picture at Clarion Alley with your favorite street art in the background. #mission
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Hug a Sequoiadendron giganteum
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Go to (Mission) Delores Park and find the Golden Fire Hydrant. Do 'foot fires' as a team as fast as you can with the hydrant in the video. #feetsohot
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location (i.e. don't cross walkways/pathways)
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Andy Goldsworthy's art installations loop in the Presidio - 2.7 mi. Easy (Take a picture at the Woodline)
Visit the smallest park in San Francisco and take a team photo. "M__y E___n P______t P__k"
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Film a video showing how to check the oil, coolant, power steering fluid, brake fluid, and windshield wiper fluid levels in your car. Make sure everything is ship shape.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Take a cooking class and learn to cook something new.
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival who is not a part of the Questival use the caption to tell the story. (Don't forget your totem)
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Recreate your favorite 49ers, Golden State Warriors, Raiders, Giants, Sharks, Quakes, or A's sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
Find a peaceful outdoors space, sit down and take 5 minutes to relax in silence and enjoy the moment. (Timelapse, don't forget your totem)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Mountain Lake Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Review a campground that you camped in during Questival on The Dyrt (Tap this challenge then tap GO >), join The Dyrt, search for and review a campground, then screenshot your campground review.
Drink a cup of coffee with the Hills Bros. Coffee Drinker statue.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Go to a restaurant serving food from a country you've never been to, and eat a dish you've never heard of. Be honest, really try something new and make it count.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on The Embarcadero street
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by SF band, 4 Non Blondes.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Find and photograph the Admission Day Monument Octopuses
Make a video telling us something you learned about Lotta's Fountain *with the fountain in the background*
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Take a seat next to the Ruth Asawa’s Fountain
Take a photo of an alley way plaque that reads “On approximately this spot, Miles Archer, partner of Sam Spade, was done in by Brigid O’Shaughnessy.”
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Take a photo of the hotel that is featured in the Alfred Hitchcock classic "Vertigo"
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of San Francisco professional sports teams.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Make a tutorial on how to remove the seed in an actual Persea Americana
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Contact the nonprofit of your choice and schedule a time to go in and volunteer with them after the Questival. (PLEASE if you complete this challenge make sure to honor your commitment). #integrity
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Get llama nail art.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Try and find the last standing Standard Oil gas station
In the Financial District find the Banker's Heart sculpture and confess one of your deepest secrets to it (don't step on the greenery please!).
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Go to a busy part of China Town, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in San Francisco
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Go to St Louis Alley in Chinatown and in slow motion recreate fight scene from the movie "Big Trouble in Little China".
Eat an entire Cynara cardunculus var. scolymus
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Go to a public place and eat a stock of cauliflower like one might eat an apple. Pretend that this is your 'normal' and film others reactions. #secretvideo (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Go to a grocery store and pretend an avocado (or a similar looking item) is a dragon egg from Game of Thrones. Have a ceremony with a teammate to crown the Queen of the Dragons.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Blindfold a teammate and give them 2 different back massages. One with all of your hands, the other with all of your feet. Have them guess which was which.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SF 2017".
Order some food and record a review as if you are Guy Fieri while you eat it. Remember to say "money" over and over to be authentic.
Take a video of your team doing the official state dance of California on any pier
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Write a note with 10 things you love about San Francisco and leave it for someone else to find.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Partake of the "official" dish of SF (Chowder in a Bread Bowl) with no hands.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of San Francisco
Take a team photo visiting of the last remaining relic of San Francisco's glittering 1915 Panama Pacific Exposition
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Find and photograph a California State Quarter.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Visit the San Francisco pet cemetery
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take a team photo with your new Luzon backpacks in a creative way. #art
Make a 15 second video about your favorite product Cotopaxi makes and tell us why!
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Pick a state or national park you want to visit. Take a 15s video letting us know what you would want to do during your visit.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.