Camp Upschitz Creek

Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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Water for the thirsty. At the end he said, "So this is a gift? Thank you." Wow. What a great way to end the day. #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Swear, she really did lick that frosting off. πŸŽ‚ #happybirthday #questival
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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🎢 Oh what a feelin 🎢 🎢 🎢 dancin on the ceiling 🎢 🎢 🎢 #lockscreen #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.
#eatingbugs #milesofexotic #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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#campupschietzcreek #last24hoirsrocked #questival
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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#lifestraw #cleanwater #camping #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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Bleu Cheese yum yum #imbleuforyou #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.
#recycling #reducereuse #questival
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
#besttimeever #questival
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Mill Creek Park(West 43rd St & Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64111), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
#Done!! #questival
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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#sweetberrywine #questival
Find the State reptile of either Missouri or Kansas. Take a picture of a real live one. Do not harm it nor it's habitat.
No turtles were harmed in the making of this collage. #questival
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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#barfood #shelovedthemall #questival
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
#questival
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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🎢 Before you accuse, criticize, or abuse, walk a mile in my shoes. 🎢 #questival
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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#shesnice #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
#goodtimes #highschoolfriends #cousins #1986 #questival
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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We said hatch the dragon egg! Hatch! Not lay the egg! #avocado #gameofthrones #questival
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)
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#usedtobecheerleaders #drillteamhighschool #questival
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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#spitfire #girlsruleboysdroll #questival
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by Kansas.
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#kansas #wereallydontlikethem #questival
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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Shout out to "The Bar" in Mission for helping us with this challenge! 15 Strangers are now 15 friends! (Except that one creepy guy near the end.) #uncledirtytouch #questival
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)
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#MovesUnlikeJagger #questival
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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#macktruevalue #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.)
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Gimme a Q! Gimme a U! Gimme an E! Gimme a S! Gimme a T! Gimme an I! Gimme a V! Gimme an A! Gimme an L! What does it spell?! QUESTIVAL!!! #questival
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
#gocubs #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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#mrjefferson #thejeffersons #movinonup #questival
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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#love #athleticsfeetonback #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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#cotopaxigrantee #girlsgotoschool #questival
Hike the loop at Maple Woods Natural Area(1 mile). Use Strava or another tracking app to prove you where here(screenshot) then take a photo on a bridge. Photo collage, totem required.
🍁 Maple Woods! 🍁 #getoutside #questival
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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#shesabeast #questival
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
#fooddropoff #foodforthesoul #questival
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
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Crickets. It's what's for dinner. Yummy...if you're a lizard.🦎#doubledareyou #questival
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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#dogood #doingthemostgood #questival
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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Eat. A. Real. Worm. Here's a meal worm! πŸ›#doubledareyou #questival
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
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Beetle eating challenge. Sherry says, "I don't recommend biting them." #doubledareyou #questival
Find the State Tree of Kansas. Take a team Selfie with the tree and name the tree in the caption.
State Tree of Kansas. Cottonwood #questival
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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Overcoming fears at Questival! #arachnaphobia #questival
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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Have a great day!!! #questival
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
#questival
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.
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#realfootball #baldsforthewin #sportingkc #questival
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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That's A Lot of Chips!! #questival
Go to Kaw Point Park during daylight hours and take a team photo with this statue.
"Who the hell ARE these guys and what do they want?" - Meriwether Lewis #questival
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
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Oh no! Third team member put us over weight limit! #safetyfirst #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Lewis & Clark homage. #artnotfart #happybirds #newpicasso #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (12pm-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Kaw Point Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan accordingy, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm.
Checkpoint one!!!! #11burpees #questival
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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#girlwithawrench #jeep #questival
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
No drama for this llama. #campfire #charcoal #questival
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)
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Wow... Grateful for this 5 min challenge because sometimes you just gotta stop and listen to the quiet, ya know? #relax #breathe #getoutside #questival
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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#youlooklikeyouneedadrink #questival
Collect 50 pieces of litter along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered. #dogood
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Jeff says, "Get outside but please pick up your trash!" #DoGood #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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#snakebite#ilovesnakes#besafenotsorry 🐍🐍🐍 #questival
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)
Urban Hammocking #getoutside #questival
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
The morning after, douse that fire. #hydrate #staythirsty #questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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No hammer? #questival
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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3rd Times a Charm! #questival
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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#lifestraw #questival
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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Flipping for Questival! Shawnee Mission Park Lake #questival
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)
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Fifteen seconds of breathlessness! #dontsmoke #dirtywater #eeewwww #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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sweet sara jumping in the Shawnee mission park lake!!!! #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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Cowboy Take Me Away! #Kansas #carkaraoke @JKCorden @latelateshow #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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#giveflowerstostrangers challenge #questival
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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#serenade challenge accepted! #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Uuggh! #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
#questival
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Farmers market! #questival
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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Thank you, Mr. Shirley! #questival
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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#questival
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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#questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget. Then only refer to them as their knickname for the remainder of Questival.
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#questival
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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Bye bye bye #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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#questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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#questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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Donut in the face #questival
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
http://sherryemerson.com/?p=270 #questival
As a team sing the state song of Kansas; Home on the range. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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#questival
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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#questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
It's a great day!!!! #questival #cotopaxi
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
#questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Hug a Stranger! #questival
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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#questival
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
#questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
#questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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#questival
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.
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#questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Kansas City 2017.
Team Camp Upschitz Creek #questival
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
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#questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Good catch! #questival
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
#questival
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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#questival
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
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Hold still! #questival
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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#questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Wall sitting for Questival KC! #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Holy sheep caca that was harder than it looked. #timelapse #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Missouri or Kansas state motto means to you.
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Ad astra per aspera #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Kansas City's professional sports teams.
Sporting KC Ike! #questival
Find and photograph a Kansas and Misouri State Quarter.
#questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about Kansas City and leave it for someone else to find.
10 things we love about KC! #questival
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
#questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Blonde with a Dirty Joke #questival
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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YMCA! And we didn't even get arrested. #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.
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Guy!!! #questival
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)
Haley is from Wichita. A theatre person. Was once Elle Woods in a Wichita Newman University theatre production. One bro. One sis. Wants to travel to Ireland and live like a local for an extended period. #questival
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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Chicklet loves condiments! #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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Trust fall! #questival
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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Arm wrestling challenge! #questival #overthetop
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds in the Power and Light District.
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#questival
Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
#questival #cotopaxi
Take a picture with a current or former player from the Cheifs, Royals or KC Sporting. The actual person not a photo, statue or any other facsimile.
#questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced by the MC)
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Do good! #Questival #questival
Find one the Free History Vending machines in the greenspace to the west of Historic City Market (3rd & Main). Grab a free card and share a fact you learned.
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#questival
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
#questival
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
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Only one mosquito bite is all it takes?! #malaria nothingbutnets.com #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Go to the end of the "Town of Kansas Bridge" and take a team photo as if you were members of a 1990's boy band. Put your fictional band name in the caption.
Yo. Questival KC. That is all. #questival
Challenge another team to a match at one of the yard games in the check-in area.
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Team 3 Nerds and a Jerk falls to Team Upschitz Creek! #questival
Take a team photo with the Historic City Market sign at 5th & Walnut.
#questival
Find this statue and take a creative team photo with it. Please respect the art, no climbing.
#questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
#questival
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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Subbing in area High School. Dance party in World History! #questival
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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#questival
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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#questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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#questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
#questival