Obvious Trouser Ferret
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Colonel Summers Park (SE 17th Ave & Taylor St, Portland, OR 97214), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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.
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. Tell us what "Everything" means to you in the caption. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot, then celebrate with a dance.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Go to a cafe and order a local Portland roasted coffee. Be sure to include the cup logo and name of the roaster in your submission. Tell us where if you take sugar and cream in the caption.
Hug a pseudotsuga menziesii.
Partake of the unofficial State Pie of Oregon with no hands. *hint* it begins with Marion...
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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)
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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 nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Find a birds nest with eggs in it IN NATURE. NOT EGGS YOU BOUGHT FROM A STORE. Real bird eggs.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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 >
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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 nightime hours.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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.
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.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Cathedral City Park (6635 N Baltimore Ave, Portland, OR 97203), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Take a photo in the Gazebo at the end of the Smith and Bybee Lakes Hike.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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 Portland and leave it for someone else to find.
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
Get a celebrity with over 5,000 followers to tweet/retweet something with our hashtag and Twitter handle, @cotopaxi (prove with screenshot).
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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.
Get llama nail art.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
As a team sing the state song of Oregon. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Recreate your favorite Everclear music video.
Make a 15 second music video with lyrics about Mt. Hood
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Ride a unicycle.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Take a 15 second video and tell us what the Oregon state motto means to you.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Visit Island Girl's Lunchbox or Tropical Sno and buy one of your teammates something tasty.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the next to the Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Play a round of Kubb over at The Dyrt's tent 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 selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.