Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
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!
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.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, recreate a scene from OUR favorite movie Portland based move, Free Willy obviously.
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.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Take a photo of your team enjoying the smallest park in Portland.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Take a picture of your entire team pretending to shake hands with the Portlandia statue.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Oregon.
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.)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on SW Yamhill St. Do a little research and tell us something about the location's history in your caption.
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.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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)
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Make a 15 second music video with lyrics about Mt. Hood
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.
Take a 15 second video and tell us what the Oregon state motto means to you.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
As a team, hike to the highest point of Pittock Mansion loop. Take a team photo like you just summited Everest.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Make a photo collage of a wild flower, a moss tree, the boardwalk and a bridge from the Woods Park Loop Hike
As a team sing the state song of Oregon. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Take a photo or video with the official State Flower of Oregon.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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.
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
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.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Make a timelapse video of any Tryon Creek State Natural Area loop hike between 7am-7pm.
Hug a pseudotsuga menziesii.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
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)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Portland and leave it for someone else to find.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Get llama nail art.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Partake of the unofficial State Pie of Oregon with no hands. *hint* it begins with Marion...
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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.
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.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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 make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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 dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
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)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
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.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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 >)
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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)
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.
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.
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.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.