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Create your own Questival challenge and film your team doing it. Tell us what it is in the caption and post on social media inviting your friends to complete your challenge as well. Use the hashtag #QuestivalDaily"
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal. Two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find us at Ann Morrison park (where we had check-in). The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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.)
Get llama nail art.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and photograph a Hawaii license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
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.
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.
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the 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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Boise
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Hug the official State Tree of Idaho. Tell us its latin name in the caption
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)
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.
Go to a busy pedestrian area, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Do a little research about the Basque People, and take a team photo at the basque Block. Tell us something you learned in the caption.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing your heart out.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Take a photo next to the 3rd largest seated Abraham Lincoln statue in the world (allegedly).
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)
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Treasure Valley, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boise and leave it for someone else to find.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
As a team, roll down the hill on the property of the one time home of Idaho's late Potatoe King. Be careful.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (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. Be a good sport win or lose.
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.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us in Camel's Back Park. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
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)
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles. (store bought cake does not count)
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
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 >
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Take a team photo overlooking the Snake River in the Morley Nelson Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area. In the caption, tell us one of the types of birds of prey you can find in this area.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Find a lactating farm animal (i.e. cow, goat, etc.), and with permission from the owner, squirt the milk directly into your mouth.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
Upload a photo collage of 4 Boise traffic boxes featuring the work of local artists. Tell us which is your favorite in the caption.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Get a couple of sandwiches from Even Stevens in downtown Boise and see who in your team can eat one the fastest
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Take a photo in front of River Sculpture, by Alison Sky. Tell us what river the sculpture represents in the caption.
Eat the official vegetable of Idaho prepared in your favorite way
Take a team photo in front of the Capitol Building. Tell us what the official Idaho State nickname is in the caption.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.
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. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Play Giant "Beer" Pong 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)
Take a team photo with the Techo 3 tent in front of the Cotopaxi mobile retail unit.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take a selfie in front of the Corvette in the festival area. You can also enter a raffle to win the car or a trip to Mexico.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.