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Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While you're both running, laterally pass a rugby ball to a teammate who is at least 12 feet away. Use proper form!
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with either Rice-Eccles Stadium or LaVell Edwards Stadium in the background.
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.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Team photo outside of the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art. Come back another time for a proper visit, it's only $5.
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.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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 >
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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 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)
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 or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
We have hidden a prize from our friends at Even Stevens in downtown SLC. Follow these instructions: Across the way from the Orange Ninja Turtles restaurant is a Newsie Cap Boy. To his left you will find the name Hiram B Clawson. In front of Mr. Clausons block are signs of caution. Look between them for the prize.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Take a picture in the elevator at Salt Lake City Public Library
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.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Take a ride on UTA in the Free Fare Zone
Go to a busy part of Main Street put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, wrap them in a blanket and play/sing the theme music from ET.
Do a humans of new york style post about someone you met at Questival.
COMPLETE BOTH OF SATURDAYS COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-8pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cotopaxi HQ (75 S Main St), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
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
Sing a song with your team as if you were the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Sing the Utah state song
Ride a ski lift... skiing down is optional. BUT SUPER FUN.
Visit a local ski resort and take a picture in front of resort sign
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.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Hike a designated trail of your choice! (not one listed already on the challenge list)
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Celebrate a local teacher. Make their day brighter!
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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.
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)
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Make a 15 second commercial for Salt lake City
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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 staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Hug an Amelanchier and in your caption tell us where you found it.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Liberty Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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)
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 photo collage of 4 public skateparks in Utah. Remember your totem needs to be in each photo
Find the biggest rock you can and have a contest to see who can throw it the farthest just like in Braveheart.
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.
Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Find a statue by Dennis Smith that depicts two children playing Cat's Cradle.
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)
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Film a video of your team playing your favorite summer yard game
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Drop in on a bowl or ramp on a skateboard or bike
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)
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Visit This is the Place Heritage Park
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
Recreate a viking funeral with a shopping cart and nerf weapons.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Float in the Great Salt 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)
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Take a photo or video with a real live California Gunn, the official State Bird of Utah.
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.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Utah and leave it for someone else to find.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Eat a meal cooked in the official State Cooking Pot of Utah
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah State Motto means to you.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
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.
Make a fort in your house and hang out in there
Go tandem longboarding while singing "My Heart Will Go On".
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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 w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Take a take photo at the lifesize bronze casting of the 'Preaching Buddha'
Take a photo in front of the world's first KFC
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Show us how high you can build a house of cards without using any glue, tape, other binding/stabilizing helps etc.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Have a foot race with a canine. Human vs wiener in an epic battle for foot speed glory.
Find and photograph a New York State Quarter.
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)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Take a team photo in front of the Utah state capitol building.
Count how many steps there are up to the entrance of the Utah Capital. Divide that number by 5. Now name the shape that has that many sides. Take a photo of your answer written on a napkin in RED ink.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Take a picture at Trolley Square
Get a photo of entire team on a spiral staircase.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Visit a historic site/do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
**PRIZE CHALLENGE**Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SLC 2017".
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Show us your fidget spinner moves, then throw your fidget spinner in the trash and do literally anything else
Post something you don't need anymore on KSL or craigslist. It has to be something that someone else would actually want.
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Do push ups on a bosu ball at Iron Pink Fitness's booth
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 8:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Compete in the Giant Team Ski race, what is that? Ask around and find out. :)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Play Mario Kart at CenturyLink's PRISM Trailer
Splash down on New Era Media’s 150' slip 'n slide
Take a ride on the 135' Zany Zip Line
Take a picture shaking hands with a member of the Venture Out! crew and "thanking them" for being great people
Wipe Out! Inflatable obstacle course with ---Olympus Hills Shopping
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Go and do the disc golf challenge
Build and race a Lego car with Avalon Health Care
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Climb the rock climbing wall at the Momentum climbing wall
Play bocce ball with a team member from Nate Wade Subaru
There are real live llamas amongst us! Take a team picture with them. Be kind and respectful.
Participate in the Jousting Challenge with a member of another Questival team
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)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
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 to one of the Cotopaxi community events during the month of July. Check out events at cotopaxi.com/events. Take a photo with a staff member.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.