While camping in the wilderness cook a meal with a camp stove or any other method that doesn't include an open fire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at The Boardwalk at Waterfront park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Oakledge Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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.
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?
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Find a man made structure composed of one of the official rocks of the state of vermont. Tell us which rock the structure is made of, and what the structure is in your caption.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Find the local Wizard of OZ "Flying Monkeys" in Burlington and take a team picture as if they are chasing you.
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)
Eat a dish featuring the official state flavor of Vermont, tell us what you ate and where you got it in your caption.
Visit the World's Tallest Filing Cabinet, take a photo in front of it and make it your Linkedin profile picture. Upload a screenshot as proof. Don't forget your totem.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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.
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
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.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Eat the official state fruit of vermont prepared your favorite way. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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)
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around your campsite. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around your campsite. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Visit "Ben & Jerry's Flavor Graveyard". Tell us what your favorite flavor is in your caption.
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.
Take a Quick 1.3 mile hike to the top of Mount Mansfield. Take a 15 second video of you at the summit and the valleys below.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campsite. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Vermont
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.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Hug the official state tree of Vermont. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama
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)
Roadtrip to Emily’s Bridge in Stowe. Take a picture there at night and see if you capture any ghosts.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Burlington 2017.
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You could win sweet truth merch!
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone.
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at The Champlain Valley Exposition having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transportation.
Play one of the yard games set up in the festival area against 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.
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.