Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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.
During park hours. Take the stairs down to the bottom of Minnehaha falls and take a team photo.
Do a yoga pose or cartwheel in front of Minnehaha Park Waterfall. Park / Daylight hours only. Photograph or video 3 people doing this task. You may have to make a friend.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Write a note with 10 things you love about the Twin Cities and leave it for someone else to find.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the US Bank Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
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)
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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.
Walk the Stone Bridge By St Anthony Falls. Take a video of your team spinning 360 degrees make sure you get the falls and your totem in the Video.
During daylight hours walk across the stone arch bridge pedestrian walkway in the center of the bridge take a 15 second video sharing a fact about the bridge.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Visit Mill Ruins park and take a team photo as if you were all in a 90's boy band.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Minnesota.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Loring Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
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.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Ride a unicycle.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Try a new fruit or vetetable you've never tried before. Video your reaction.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Find a local beach and recreate the Baywatch run. Post & record a slow motion video of your beach run.
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 street clothes on.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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)
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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.
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)
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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 come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Take a 15 second video in front of either Matt's Bar or the 5·8 Club explaining why they have the best Jucy Lucy.
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. #winterishere
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Find the witch's hat water tower; Take a 15 second video and talk about why clean water is important. Daylight Hours. Bonus Points if you are dressed up as Rapunzel.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Twin Cities 2017.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Find the Joyce Kilmer Memorial Fireplace and take a 15 second video reciting some of his poetry in front of it.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.