The Snack Brigade

Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
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MRE dehydrated for backpacking!!! #questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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Pack a pack #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Boulder one problem outdoors.
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Boulder that wall!! #questival
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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Parkour! #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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#questival
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.
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COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
2nd checkpoint #questival
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Gateway Park West Side, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. The Questival app closes at 7:00pm plan time for the challenge.
In llamas we trust #questival
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.
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#ecowarriors #questival
Take team photos at The White House, Capitol, Jefferson Monument and Washington Monument. Post a collage.
4 for 4! #questival
As a team sing the state song of Virginia. "Carry Me Back to Old Virginia". Sing it loud sing it proud.
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The founding fathers would have wept! 😂 #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about D.C./Arlington and leave it for someone else to find.
We ❤️ DC! #questival
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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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.
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Take a 15 second video outside of your favorite Smithsonian Museum and tell why it's your favorite.
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Fave museum (cause of the snacks...?) #questival
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
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Snack Brigade vs Go-Go-Go #questival
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.
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#questival
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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Ice cream truck knees #questival
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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Double arm wrestle a firefighter! #questival #overthetop
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.
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Staring contest with a firefighter, we lost. #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Hug a firefighter! #questival
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 not participating in the questival for a correct response. Record their reaction.
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Quiz with thrift store necklace prize! WITH FIREFIGHTERS!! #questival
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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Find and take a team photograph with this building during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Selfie with a building! #questival
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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Competing team = nemesis #questival
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.
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Thanks Gavin and Meredith!!! #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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MF snakes on a MF plane #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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@jkcorden @lateshow #questival #cotopaxi #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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FRIENDS!!! #questival #toomanycooks
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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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.
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Ethiopian sampler! #newfoods #questival
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.
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Money. #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of D.C or Maryland's professional sports teams.
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#questival
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Using the platypus gravity filter #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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#questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Maryland state motto means to you.
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#questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
#resist #questival
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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YMCA!! #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Hell yes! #questival
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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Hell yes! #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at (Meridian Hill Park), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan time to complete the challenge, the checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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At checkpoint #1 on Saturday, invite another team to dance the official state folk dance of Maryland. (Two totems required)
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Square dance! #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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Snack snack snack snack #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Shoelace swap! #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the city of Arlington.
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#questival
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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#themoreyouknow #questival
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)
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Urban hammocks :) #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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#scarred4life #questival
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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knocking gnomes #questival
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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oh what a feeling #69 #questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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#questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Snack Brigade!! #snackfoodnicknames #questival
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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Dried spicy anchiovies #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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It burns!!! #questival
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
Volunteer through onebrick #questival
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Geese, slug, spider, toad in the wild #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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10th time is the charm!!! #grapes #ouch #questival
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
In the duffle!! #headouttobreathe #questival
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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#questival
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Haha spit #questival
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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Haha Cassie! #eggroulette #questival
Take a photo or video with the state cat of Maryland. A real live one.
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Calico for adoption! #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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h2o in the face!!! #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Garlic, feel the burn #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
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Crickets and bourbon. Breakfast of champions #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
5 servings! #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
#questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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Yum! #questival
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.
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Khalessi! #questival
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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Random act of kindness, $50 tip!!! #questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Feel the heat! 🔥 #questival
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
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Morning drive 🏌🏻 #questival
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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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)
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#questival
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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#questival
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.
Thanksgiving S'more: Standard S'more recipe with a dab of roasted sweet potato and crumbled ginger snaps. #questival
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Share a campsite and a meal! #questival
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Share a campsite and a meal! #questival #cotopaxi
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Taxi Cotopaxi #questival
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.
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Sex with Fire Cologne, smell like a campfire. #questival
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 nighttime hours.
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Start that fire! #questival
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.
S'more lambe please. #questival
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
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While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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Walking on the moon! #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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#questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Best joke! #questival
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.
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#questival
Find and photograph the three chalk llamas hidden on the sky bridge at Gateway Park. Post a collage.
Llamatastic! #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
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Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link, then submit a screenshot of your donation to complete the challenge
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Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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Take a team photo with the Washington monument in the background from the sky bridge at Gateway Park.
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Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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#valleyuprising#whywe climb#climbingislife#withmanysnacks#wegotALLthesnacks #questival
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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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.
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#sequoianationalpark#magic#rootislife #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
#catoctinmountain#rockmountainskyshoot#naturesmedicine#maymonthofclimbs #questival