Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at The Boardwalk at Waterfront park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Visit the Lake Champlain Monster Monument and tell a scary story to your teammates.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
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 and photograph a unique looking downtown bike rack designed by Kat Clear
Find and photograph "Democracy" by W.F. Herrick. Tell us what it means to you in your caption.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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)
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
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.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Find and photograph a living specimen of either the state bird, state insect, or state butterfly of Vermont. Tell us what it is and where you found it in your caption.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Vermont
Find the local Wizard of OZ "Flying Monkeys" in Burlington and take a team picture as if they are chasing you.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Burlington.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Visit the Burlington Earth Clock during daylight hours. Figure out how to use it to well what time of day it is, and upload a video showing us how.
Visit the World's Tallest Filing Cabinet, take a photo in front of it and make it your Linkedin profile picture. Upload a screenshot as proof. Don't forget your totem.
Find and photograph "Whale Tails" by Jim Sardonis
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Take a 90 mile roadtrip back in time to see the Vermontasaurus and Baby. Take a team photo with the baby.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Eat the official state fruit of vermont prepared your favorite way. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Take a roadtrip to the place where "Beetlejuice" was filmed, and recreate a scene from the movie.
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)
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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)
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Find a man made structure composed of one of the official rocks of the state of vermont. Tell us which rock the structure is made of, and what the structure is in your caption.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Take a drive to the Floating Bridge of Brookfield. Take a picture of a teammate doing a handstand on the bridge.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Hug the official state tree of Vermont. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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 12th thing on the menu.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Vermont and leave it for someone else to find.
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)
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores, (using a camp stove or another method other than an open fire), add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal with a camp stove or any other method that doesn't include an open fire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around your campsite. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Do a little research about fire safety and upload a video sharing what you learned.
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.
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)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Eat a dish featuring the official state flavor of Vermont, tell us what you ate and where you got it in your caption.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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.
Find and photograph an Oregon State Quarter.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Give a toast to a teammate and then take a swig of the official state beverage of Vermont. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Burlington 2017.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Roadtrip to Emily’s Bridge in Stowe. Take a picture there at night and see if you capture any ghosts.
Visit "Ben & Jerry's Flavor Graveyard". Tell us what your favorite flavor is in your caption.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone.
Play one of the yard games set up in the festival area against 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.
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at The Champlain Valley Exposition having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transportation.
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.