Take a photo next to a statue of Alex Haley, tell us what book he won the Pulitzer Prize for in your caption.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Morningside Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a photo next to the Rowing Man Statue
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Knoxville
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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)
Find and photograph "Borbor 9" by Will Vannerson
Take a team photo in front of the East Tennessee History Center, do a little research and tell us a historical fact about Tennessee in your caption.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Catch a living specimen of either of the official Tennessee state insects. Tell us what it is in your caption. Release them when you're finished and don't let them be harmed.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire. Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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.
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)
Chug a half gallon of the official state beverage of Tennessee. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Do the Egg Nog Mile. Run a mile while drinking a 16 oz. cup of egg nog at every 1/4 mile (every lap if you're on a track). Timelapse video required. #returntosender
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
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."
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Clean and Jerk a hay bale that you have permission to use. Make sure to have proper form.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Take a picture of a ghost.
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)
Find a live turkey that you have permission to interact with and tell it you love it.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (at least 5) and body slam a teammate
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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 cook a meal over 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 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.
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.
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 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 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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Knoxville 2017.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with 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.
Take a team photo showing off your new Luzon daypack once you pick it up from Check In
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.