Mountains to Sound
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
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.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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 both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cal Anderson Park , complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Have a corn husking race. Challenge 2 strangers to husk cobs faster than you. 15 second video. Include totem. Clean up the mess.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
During daylight hours go to Pioneer Plaza and as a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds.
Make a 15 second commercial for the state of Washington.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Go to a thrift store and create the most basic fall outfit you can.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can in downtown Bellevue or Seattle.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Safeco Field in the background, yes the actual stadium. #12
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.
Do the Jack Skellington 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.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Volunteer Park Amphitheater, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
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.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
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."
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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)
Find and photograph a state quarter from the state where the fictional Camp Crystal Lake is located. #fridaythe13th
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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 non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space that is not check-in or a checkpoint. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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 that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
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.
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)
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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)
Write a note with 10 things you love about fall in Washington and leave it for someone else to find.
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.
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Tandem somersault with a teammate for at least one full rotation.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
During daylight hours walk like Frankenstein’s monster or a zombie across a crosswalk and recreate the Beatles famous crosswalk picture.
****PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
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.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Challenge another team to 2 on 2 thumb wars. Each hand must have a thumb to battle.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Get llama nail art.
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Rake up a trash bags worth of leaves for a neighbor with permission.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
Create your greatest "Mummy Fashion" on a teammate using Toilet Paper. (Don't waste the toilet paper, sent it home with a teammate after for good use!)
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a ghost llama.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
***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
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Take a picture of a ghost.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out in your yard as if you were tanning.
Make some homemade root beer with dry ice. Give a toast to someone.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Break a wishbone with your bestie and make a wish if you win.
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth; sing the Purple People Eater song
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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.
Video a teammate eating an entire tofu turkey in a timelapse video
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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 recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
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.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your 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 in the wilderness make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a 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)
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST SEATTLE 2017.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant with a partner and sing "Puttin' on the Ritz" like Gene Wilder and partner from Young Frankenstein.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Come to the main stage at 7:15pm exactly and take a photo of the MCs holding the questival totem in the air.
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.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.