***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Cotopaxi would love your help providing aid to Hurricane Maria relief in Puerto Rico. Please click the link in the push notifications to screenshot your donation.
Trekking poles vs no poles while hiking - Make a video about the pro's and Con's of both.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with a drawing of your favorite classic movie monster. Frankenstein's Monster, Ghost, Witch, Dracula or Mummy.
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
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.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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)
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
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.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
***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 #newschoolshoes
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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.
Knit a tiny scarf for a cat then give it to a cat.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Show us how to Spot someone correctly while bouldering. #spoons
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Snack on the state fruit of Utah.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins in grass and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
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)
Make a caramel apple, (or onion if you're feeling sassy) and share it with a friend not participating in Questival. Film their reaction. No store bought caramel apples.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, PSL, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Partake of the state dish of Utah with no hands.
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Video a teammate eating an entire tofurkey
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Video a teammate throwing a maple doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Do the Eggnog Mile. Run a mile while drinking a 16 oz. cup of eggnog at every 1/4 mile (every lap if you're on a track). Timelapse video required. #returntosender
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Do a real hurdle in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.)
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Utah house/Senate (ie, HR 3990). Give us a 15 second review.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Take a drive down up one of Utah's beautiful canyons during daylight hours, show us the views!
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!)
Hike a designated trail of your choice! (not one listed already on the challenge list)
Take in the majesty that is Pando, one of the largest organisms on earth
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Sing the TLC hit song Don't Go Chasing Waterfalls at a natural waterfall. recreating their outfits from the music video is encouraged. DON'T GET IN THE WATER.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Do some good for your local food bank by eating at any Even Stevens location during Questival. Take a photo with your food inside Even Stevens.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Rice-Eccles Stadium or Lavell Edwards Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market. #nofarmsnofood
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.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Dress up in all orange and try to camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Perform a magic trick for a stranger on the street and tell them you ran out of treats.
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
Break a wishbone with your bestie and make a wish if you win.
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.
Get help from strangers and spell "OKTOBERQUEST" using one human body to make each one of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit #watchyerfangers
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
PRO TIP: put a hot water bottle at the bottom of your sleeping bag while you sleep at night to keep warm. Isn't it great? Show us you did it and tell us about it.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Power your phone with solar during the Questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah state motto means to you.
As a team pitch a tent (without the fly) in 15 seconds
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Relax and do some tai chi at the International Peace Gardens
Take a photo under the SLC Chinatown Gates
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Take a video eating a donut at Donut Falls
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Find this manhole cover on a sidewalk (tap this challenge then tap GO>)
As a team sing the state song of Utah. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Show us the breakfast you made while camping (premade food doesn't count) #CampEats
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 make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a 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 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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBER 2017.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Take a photo in front of the world's first KFC
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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)
Visit a local ski resort and take a picture in front of resort sign
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.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah
Hike to the top of Ensign Peak (1mi RT Easy) Take a photo next to the spire at the top.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the Gallivan Center. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
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)
Visit a historic site/do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds somewhere on PIERPONT AVE
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Somebody's Watching Me" by Rockwell.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Salt Lake City
Write a note with 10 things you love about Salt Lake City and leave it for someone else to find.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat #hiyageorgie
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Hold a formal freestyle rap off with a stranger not participating in the Questival.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
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)
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Go to a busy part of Downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke") DO NOT DO THIS ON PRIVATE PROPERTY
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #cranberries
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
Get llama nail art.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Take a team photo in front of the mural on the bridge at The Gallivan Center
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
FInd and snap a photo of this Brigham Young sidewalk plaque on Regent St.
Snap a photo of this on Regent St.
Snap a team photo in front of the floating rock monument at The Gallivan Center
Make a 15 second demonstrating you know what and where watershed areas are in Utah. (tap this challenge for a reference map)
Find this cat at The Gallivan Center
Successfully arrive at check-in (75 S. Main) having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Find this "Evening Curtain" plaque on Regent St.
In 1860, how long did it take to mail a letter from SLC to San Francisco? show us the answer written on Regent St.
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Find and snap a pic of a Deseret News sidewalk art installation. Tell us in your caption what the headline read.
Find a Salt Lake Tribune sidewalk plaque that reads, "Hot Tamales"
Take Regent Street when walking from check-in to the Gallivan Center and take a pic in front on the Regent Street Green Pole on the street corner
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.