Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Go to a busy part of Downtown Portland put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Hug a pseudotsuga menziesii.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
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 a peaceful outdoors space, sit down and take 5 minutes to relax in silence and enjoy the moment. (Timelapse, 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 that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, recreate a scene from OUR favorite movie Portland based move, Free Willy obviously.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
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.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Take a photo of your team enjoying the smallest park in Portland.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, do something we've never seen in front of the "keep Portland weird" sign.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Portland. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Take a picture of your entire team pretending to shake hands with the Portlandia statue.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Portland and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a team photo playing with Romona Quimby's statue.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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.
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 photo or video with the official State Flower of Oregon.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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)
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.
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 >
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Go to a cafe and order a local Portland roasted coffee. Be sure to include the cup logo and name of the roaster in your submission. Tell us where if you take sugar and cream in the caption.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Make a 15 second music video with lyrics about Mt. Hood
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 >)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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.
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Get llama nail art.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
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.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Visit Island Girl's Lunchbox or Tropical Sno and buy one of your teammates something tasty.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.
Play a round of Kubb over at The Dyrt's tent with another team.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.