The "First" Team With No Name
**** PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes #newschoolshoes
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Take a picture of a ghost.
Take a photo or video with a real live Carya illinoinensis
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Clean and Jerk a hay bale that you have permission to use. Make sure to have proper form.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Make a team video explaining why everything is bigger in Texas
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Hike one mile into Sculpture Falls and take a pic enjoying the sanctuary
Take a video of a callicarpa americana while hiking the Turkey Creek Trail 2.5 miles.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Make a 15 second video leading another team in a stretching routine
Dress up in all orange and try to camouflage in with some pumpkins at a pumpkin patch.
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."
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (4pm-5pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Brentwood Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (1pm-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Zilker Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Take a timelapse of your team starting and finishing a corn maze. If you find your way out that is...
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market. #nofarmsnofood
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with a drawing of your favorite classic movie monster. Frankenstein's Monster, Ghost, Witch, Dracula or Mummy. (family members don't count)
Take a photo or video with a wild Lupinus Texensis
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Howl like a pack of wolves in a public park for 15 seconds at dawn.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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 sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
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)
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
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.
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges :wink: