Rogue One: a scavenger hunt story
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Take a 15 second video sharing your favorite hiking trail and explain why.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Do the state dance of California with another team.
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Take a photo or video with the state pet of California.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds with the Golden 1 Center in the background.
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this piece of art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Stop and smell the roses at the International World Peace Rose Gardens. Do not pick any flowers!!
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
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.
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)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
During daylight hours take a 15 second video with the state capital building in the background and tell what the California state motto means to you.
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)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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.
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Sacramento and leave it for someone else to find.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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 >
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 5th thing on the menu.
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)
Visit Sutter St. in Folsom California and sing Folsom Prison Blues by Jonhhy Cash
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. ((Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the Central valley of California.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them.
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)
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Do your best impression of the state reptile of California.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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)
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Craft your own version of the California state artifact.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Get llama nail art.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Take a team photo with the Mount Cotopaxi photo backdrop on the backside of the store.
Take part as a competior or spectator in the dance off. Get a photo/video of the best dance moves. #goforthegold!
Play cornhole at the Festival with another team
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Take a selfie or a team picture with one of the Questival flags.
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.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.