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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Find and photograph the 28th state to be admitted into the Union's, official quarter.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Make a sweet-sweet tire swing! Prove you made it though k
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat #hiyageorgie
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
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.
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Take a photo or video with a real live Carya illinoinensis
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Houston
Go ahead and press the Big Red Button on the Preston Street Bridge. Take a video showing us what it does.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (4pm-5pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Smither Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find and take a team photograph with mosaic. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes #newschoolshoes
Take a photo of the "Beer Can House"
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hike the Purple Trail at Memorial Park. Be alert of mt. bikers! Really show us you did it.
Take a photo on the boardwalk at Houston Arboretum and Nature Center
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
HIke the Outer Loop at the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center. Snap a pic where the outloop branches off to the Couch Birding Trail.
Trekking poles vs no poles while hiking - Make a video about the pro's and Con's of both.
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed can not roll more than 12"
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (1pm-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Spotts Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (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.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market. #nofarmsnofood
Reenact a scene from your favorite movie/tv show that takes place in Texas.
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Texas house/Senate. Give us a 15 second review.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
Reenact your favorite Astros moment from this world series in a 15 second video!
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit #watchyerfangers
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Dress up in all orange and try to camouflage in with some pumpkins at a pumpkin patch.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Write a note with 10 things you love about sweet-sweet Houston and leave it for someone else to find.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
At Lake Somerville hike around Bluestem Bend Loop and take a team photo at the scenic water overlook.
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Partake of the state dish of Texas with no hands.
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged in a natural body of water for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Camp overnight in a tent in the wilderness give an MTV Cribs style tour of your entire campsite. (Sorry yard/house camping doesn't count)
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a fly rod #headwaters
Show us the breakfast you made while camping (premade food doesn't count) #CampEats
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Try out the hot water bottle at the bottom of your sleeping bag technique while you sleep. Isn't it great? Tell us about it
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel #secretlocation
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
While camping at in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Do the Eggnog Mile. Run a mile while drinking a 16 oz. cup of eggnog at every 1/4 mile (every lap if you're on a track). Timelapse video required. #returntosender
While camping in the wilderness make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
As a team pitch a tent (without the fly) in 15 seconds
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
Snack on the state fruit of Texas
Snack on the state vegetable of Texas
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.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.