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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 >
Hug a pseudotsuga menziesii.
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.
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)
Recreate your favorite Oregon sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
As a team sing the state song of Oregon. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Take a 15 second video and tell us what the Oregon state motto means to you.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Colonel Summers Park (SE 17th Ave & Taylor St, Portland, OR 97214), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Oregon.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Dress up like Paul Bunyon, make a homemade button that says "push me" and stick it on your person. Stand like a statue at a public place and wait for a stranger to press the button. Once the button is pushed recite a few facts about the person who you are dressed as.
Make a 15 second music video with lyrics about Mt. Hood
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.)
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local park, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Oregon's professional sports teams.
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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.
Partake of the unofficial State Pie of Oregon with no hands. *hint* it begins with Marion...
Write a note with 10 things you love about Portland and leave it for someone else to find.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Create a unique Oregon souvenir and give it to Callan (Cotopaxi staff) at one of the Cotopaxi checkpoints. Callan must approve.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Cathedral City Park (6635 N Baltimore Ave, Portland, OR 97203), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Find and take a team photograph with this mural during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. Tell us what "Everything" means to you in the caption. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Get llama nail art.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
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.
Get a celebrity with over 5,000 followers to tweet/retweet something with our hashtag and Twitter handle, @cotopaxi (prove with screenshot).
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Find a birds nest with eggs in it IN NATURE. NOT EGGS YOU BOUGHT FROM A STORE. Real bird eggs.
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.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, recreate a scene from OUR favorite movie Portland based move, Free Willy obviously.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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 nightime hours.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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 nightime 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 nightime hours.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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 nightime hours.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Take a picture of your entire team pretending to shake hands with the Portlandia statue.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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)
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Take a photo of your team enjoying the smallest park in Portland.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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)
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, do something we've never seen in front of the "keep Portland weird" sign.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Go to a cafe and order a local Portland roasted coffee. Be sure to include the cup logo and name of the roaster in your submission. Tell us where if you take sugar and cream in the caption.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Portland. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
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.
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.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any Oregon based artist.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Oregon, Washington, California, Idaho, Nevada and Utah.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Visit Island Girl's Lunchbox or Tropical Sno and buy one of your teammates something tasty.
Play a round of Kubb over at The Dyrt's tent with another team.
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.
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the next to the Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.