What the Duck

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)
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Sometimes ducks need naps too #whattheduck #questival
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
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here to duck you up #teamwhattheduck #questival
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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totally got this on the first try #teamwhattheduck #questival
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
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Sometimes he’s a slacker. Sometime he’s a slack liner. #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Stairmaster #cotopaxi #questival
Upload a timelapse video of a teammate running up 10 flights of stairs as fast as they can. Tell us your time in your caption.
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Points for creativity? #questival
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.
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massacre on the morris essex line #teamwhattheduck #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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#questival
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
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Major company conspiracy: there is no Carol in H.R. Props to Always Sunny in Philadelphia for the inspiration! #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Our legs hurt so much already #questival
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
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This was wheelie hard #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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#questival
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed can not roll more than 12"
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#questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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#questival
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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I want to ride my bicycle I want to ride my bikeeee πŸ₯🚲 #questival
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.
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"The one on my butt is definitely a foot" #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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22 foot munchkin toss. one foot for every mile walked during questival #questival
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
#questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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We fly high, no lie, you know this, BOWLINES! #questival
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Bobbing for pumpkins #questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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Backpacking skill of the day #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Cooling down with a splash #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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Wait till the end. What a champ #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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What’s in a name? #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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When you are too tired to brush your own teeth. Ask a friend! Don't even use water! πŸ₯ #questival
Carve a llama into a pumpkin
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DUCKS LLAMAS COTOPAXIS WOO! #questival
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
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How strong? Pumpkin strong. #questival
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.
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Pumpkin shot put contest. Ray: 33 ft and 4 in Maggie: 39 ft and 6 in #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
#questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
#questival
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
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15 minutes in β€œThe Ugly Duckling” still going strong, still staying dry. #WhatTheDuck #questival
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
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Don’t stop be-leafing. #JustFallThings #questival
Ride a unicycle.
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I get by with a little help from my friends... #questival
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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True love on a longboard ❀️πŸ₯ #questival
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Bikes & longboards πŸ‘πŸ» #questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Roadside diner = refueling so we ca keep #DuckingShitUp #questival
Take a picture of a ghost.
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We found a friendly looking ghost. Ready for Halloween! #questival
Create (and eat) the weirdest bagel and cream cheese combination. We recommend using a rainbow bagel.
Keeping with the #Oktoberquest theme and eating a pumpkin bagel. Strawberry cream cheese to top it off #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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It may be daytime but we can still walk on the moon πŸŒ–πŸŒ—πŸŒ˜πŸŒ‘πŸŒ’πŸŒ“ #questival
Jog across the Williamsburg bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
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Feeling more awake after our "sunrise" run. Ready to #DuckShitUp #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
We tried! Great view but no visiable sunrise in the overcast sky. But we stopped to enjoy the moment anyway. #WilliamsburgBridge πŸ₯ #questival #cotopaxi
Jog across the Brooklyn bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
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Casual jog across the Brooklyn Bridge at 5:30am in the rain 🀘 #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
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#nyc #questival
Find the best $1 pizza slice and take a video of someone on your team explaining why they think it's the best
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Gotta get that 2am pizza! πŸ•πŸ₯ #questival
Have a teammate do 10 handstand pushups against the Chrysler building.
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Handstand push ups in the rain #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
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I love this city!! #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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Thanks Josh! (And stranger Times Square singer...) #questival
Find and photograph a Toynbee Tile on the ground somewhere. Tell us what you think it means in your caption.
Its a cool part of nyc history, like an easter egg of the streets! #questival
Perform a musical number from a Broadway production somewhere on Broadway as a team.
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He clearly doesn’t know the words but we tried. (Totem is on the Simba pack) #questival
Hug the empire state building, do a little research and tell us an interest fact about the iconic building in your caption.
"Should I lick it?" #questival
Find and film "Masstransiscope" by Bill Brand.
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Worth the ride! #questival
Recreate your favorite SNL skit at Rockefeller Plaza
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Schwetty balls #questival
Take a team photo in front of the Pulitzer fountain
Fountains, friends, and ducks πŸ₯ #questival
Sip a cup of coffee in NYC's signature "We Are Happy to Serve You" blue cup
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Coffee = life. 5 hours down, 19 to go #questival
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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β€œI promise these aren’t poisoned” #questival
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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She won one of the two and impressed an Australian with her strength. (Flag is in the top right) πŸ₯ #questival #overthetop
Take a break and quell your appetite with the official snack of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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Sharing some yogurt πŸ™‚ #questival
Give a toast to a teammate and drink the official beverage of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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A nice refreshing cup of milk! #questival
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."
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Bueller? Bueller? Bueller? Anyone? Anyone? #questival
Bike a 6 mile loop in Central Park, track with fitness app or gps and upload screenshot
#questival
Hug the official tree of the state of New York.
Hugging a sugar maple 🍁🍁🍁 #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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The cutest stranger. His name is Casper. 🐾 #questival
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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This challenge was HARD πŸ˜‰ #questival
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
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True love begins with a pretzel ❀️ #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)
S(ub)way. #WhatTheDuck πŸ₯ #questival
Find and photograph a New Mexico State Quarter.
#questival
Order some dumplings in Flushing or Chinatown in Manhattan and feed them to a teammate using chopsticks with your non-dominate hand
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Ray is right handed but apparently a pro with left handed chopsticks #WhatTheDuck πŸ₯ #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Sharing is caring ❀️ #DuckShitUp #questival
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
https://www.tumblr.com/blog/just-another-lesbro I knew my tumblr would come in handy at some point #whattheduck 🐀 #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about New York City and leave it for someone else to find.
#questival
Order a slice of pizza from your favorite spot, and try to eat it in one bite
β€œI can put my whole fist in my mouth- wanna see?” #WhatTheDuck #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
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Do good! Ready to #DuckShitUp πŸ₯ #questival
Pick up 13 pieces of litter at Commodore Barry Park and take a picture of your haul before discarding it in the appropriate receptacle. #fridaythe13th
Fifteen pieces of trash picked up and discarded appropriately! #DoGood #questival
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
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when ray can't help but do a flip for another challenge #whattheduck #duckshitup 🐀 #questival
Compete against another team and play some yard games in the festival area
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Played some cornhole and made some friends πŸ₯ #questival
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our Merch tent (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
A duck needs her necessities in the wild! #WhatTheDuck #DuckShitUp πŸ₯ #questival
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Ready to #DuckShitUp πŸ₯ #questival
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation.
For a great cause! πŸ₯ #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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Malaria sucks #questival
Find an IRC rep and ask them to tell you a fact about the IRC's mission to help refugees. Upload a video of something you learned, and expressing support for refugees. (IRC reps wearing yellow buttons)
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Found a IRC rep and found out a fact. We support refugees. #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Successfully arrived and parked in a parking garage! Ready to #DuckShitUp πŸ₯ #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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"You seem a decent fellow, I hate to kill you." "You seem a decent fellow, I hate to die" #questival
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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I don't care where I go as long as there are some sweet climbs when I get there 😬. #questival
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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Come for the climbing, stay for the dancing. #FrontFlip #WhatTheDuck #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Gunks or Shawangunks may not be local but it is where you will find me almost every weekend! #questival