The Booby Traps

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.)
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Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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Take a photo in front of the Xanadu estate from Orson Wells’ Citizen Kane.
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Take a creative team photo outside of your favorite Balboa Park museum. Come back another day for a proper visit (San Diego resident free day info tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Museum of Man. Beer exhibit is the best! #questival
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.
Took us a while to find it and we had to slide down a hill practically onto the freeway, but we got there. Worth it! #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
This totem has been through a lot! Definitely the best souvenir. #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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Take a photo of the abandoned freeway stub on State Route 163.
That was a hike! #questival
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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Find one of San Diego's few remaining wooden pedestrian suspension bridges and take a team photo on it.
Spruce Street Bridge #questival
Take a team photo in front of iconic suburban shrubs cut out as animals. DO NOT TOUCH THE SHRUBS
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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.
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Write a note with 10 things you love about San Diego and leave it for someone else to find.
Best things about SD! #questival
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-6pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Mission Bay Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Sunset Park in Coronado, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
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Recreate your favorite California sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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#AHLgoaloftheyear @kossilla11 #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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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 >
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Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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Mail a potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
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Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Group hug! #questival
Go to the SDSU Campus and recreate a scene from the movie "Bring It On", yea part of it was filmed there. (don't interrupt any students or faculty) #gotorros
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Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
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Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
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Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
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Make a 15 second commercial for the City of San Diego
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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.
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Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
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Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
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Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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Close? 😅 #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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H2O2! Be careful with that stuff! #questival
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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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)
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***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Recreate a scene from "Anchorman". The more authentic, the better. Best 15 second mini-movie wins. (keep it PG)
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Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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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.
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Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
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Eureka! Archimedes principle of water displacement ~science!~ #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Write a six-word story about Cotopaxi.
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Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "San Diego 2017".
A.K.A. The Booby Traps #questival
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Partake of the state vegetable with no hands.
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Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
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While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
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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.
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While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
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While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire. Only in permitted campfire areas!
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Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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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 & only in permitted campfire areas.
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Potassium permanganate + glycerol = fire! #questival
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Nope, nope, nope #questival
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
#questival #cotopaxi
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.
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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.
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As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on University Avenue in the North Park area.
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Find and photograph a California State Quarter.
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Take a picture with a fake California Grizzly. NOT A REAL ONE
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Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
Cali baby! #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of California's professional sports teams.
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Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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Hug an arecaceae, make it feel loved.
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Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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Tell us something you learned from the 7:15pm app explanation (it happens from the stage).
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You need a new mohawk! #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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#questival #toomanycooks
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
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Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
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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.
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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.
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Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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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.
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I've always wanted to visit Redwood National Park! #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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Eight Below. It's a dog adventure movie. Who doesn't love that?! #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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