Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Find and photograph the Admission Day Monument Octopuses
Make a tutorial on how to remove the seed in an actual Persea Americana
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Lands End Coastal Trail - 3.5 mi. Easy (Take a picture at the Sutro Baths)
As a team, peep the Ruins of the Sutro Baths
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local San Francisco PARK, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local San Francisco BEACH, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Hug a Sequoiadendron giganteum
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Take a science-y team photo outside of the California Academy of Sciences museum. Come back another day for a proper visit (San Francisco resident free day info tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Take a photo of a real live San Francisco Bison during daylight hours
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Do your best "windmill" dance move in front of a real Dutch Windmill
Take a photo of the Camera Obscura & Holograph Collection #someta
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Make a photo collage of 4 types of flowers at the Botanical Gardens in Golden Gate Park. Make sure your totem is in each photo!
Visit the small columned memorial of the destruction of 1906 that sits on the edge of a lake
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Eat the treat that was "invented" at San Francisco's own Japanese Tea Garden at the Japanese Tea Garden
Make a video of your team walking though Mescaline Grove with Jurassic Park music in the background
Find the 13 trees planted to represent the original colonies. Take a photo of the plaque commemorating this forgotten monument
Drop off flowers in honor of the heroes at Heroes Grove Memorial
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Mountain Lake Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Go to St Louis Alley in Chinatown and in slow motion recreate fight scene from the movie "Big Trouble in Little China".
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find the eight sided house that was once used to watch for incoming ships at the Golden Gate.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
Visit the Financial District and take a video of the corporate goddesses #zoom
In the Financial District find the Banker's Heart sculpture and confess one of your deepest secrets to it (don't step on the greenery please!).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SF 2017".
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Write a note with 10 things you love about San Francisco and leave it for someone else to find.
Make a video telling us something you learned about Lotta's Fountain *with the fountain in the background*
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by SF band, 4 Non Blondes.
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
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.
Try and find the last standing Standard Oil gas station
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Find and photograph a California State Quarter.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Visit the San Francisco pet cemetery
Take a selfie in front of a Yoda Fountain
Take a team photo visiting of the last remaining relic of San Francisco's glittering 1915 Panama Pacific Exposition
Take a stroll through the haunting fairytale art walk. A man-made eucalyptus grove called Wood Line.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Make a 15 second video about your favorite product Cotopaxi makes and tell us why!
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.
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.
Take a team photo with your new Luzon backpacks in a creative way. #art
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.