Take a picture of a ghost.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
**** PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
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)
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Denver Oktoberfest on 21st between Larimer and Market, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Mile High in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Denver and leave it for someone else to find.
Find and take a team photograph with the big blue bear.
Go to your favorite pizza joint and try to eat a piece in one bite
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Pearl Street in Boulder
Share a large gourd as a team, carefully create a helmet from the gord. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth; sing the Purple People Eater song
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Go to a thrift store and create the most basic fall outfit you can.
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
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
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
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.
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.
Make a caramel apple, (or onion if you're feeling sassy) and share it with a friend not participating in Questival. Film their reaction. No store bought caramel apples.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin.
Do the Jack Skelington Mile. Run an entire mile with a jack-o-lantern on your head. Do it in a safe place and make sure you can breathe. Timelapse video required.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit. Photo. Totem Required.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out in your yard as if you were tanning.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
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)
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
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.
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime 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 nighttime 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 nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. 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)
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.
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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 nighttime hours.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Find a real life black cat; be nice and don't terrorize it.
Have a corn husking race. Challenge 2 strangers to husk cobs faster than you. 15 second video. Include totem. Clean up the mess.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
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)
Go to a public place and eat an onion 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)
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
Get help from strangers and spell "OKTOBERQUEST" using one human body to make each one of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST DEN 2017.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Find and photograph a Colorado State Quarter.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Go to the main stage and as a team dance to whatever band is playing.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit stein hoisting or keg bowling either as a participant or spectator.
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.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Post a screenshot.
Take a team photo with the giant bobble head.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Lip sync to the song Day-O and act out the scene from Beetlejuice
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges 😉
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.