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.
Find out what the official State Shell of Virginia is, and then as a team go to a reputable restaurant and eat a few raw specimens of the animal that usually inhabits that shell.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Write a note with 10 things you love about Virginia and leave it for someone else to find.
Partake of the state dessert of with no hands.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Take a picture with a Canis lupis familiaris
Give a toast to a teamate and drink a glass of the Official Beverage of Virginia
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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)
Hike to Jones run Waterfall, take a photo at the falls (2 miles)
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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 come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Take a photo of the entrance of Shenandoah National Park
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.