Get llama nail art.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
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)
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat #hiyageorgie
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local park, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Take a photo or video with a real live Larus californicus
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Float in the Great Salt Lake. It's fun!
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)
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.
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Get help from strangers and spell "OKTOBERQUEST" using one human body to make each one of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Cotopaxi would love your help providing aid to Hurricane Maria relief in Puerto Rico. Please click the link in the push notifications to screenshot your donation.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Cotopaxi HQ, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Review a campground that you camped in during Questival on The Dyrt (Tap this challenge then tap GO >), join The Dyrt, search for and review a campground, then screenshot your campground review.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 100 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space that is not check-in or a checkpoint. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, PSL, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Salt Lake City
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Do some good for your local food bank by eating at any Even Stevens location during Questival. Take a photo with your food inside Even Stevens.
Hike to the top of Ensign Peak (1mi RT Easy) Take a photo next to the spire at the top.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah
Visit a historic site/do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
Make a caramel apple, (or onion if you're feeling sassy) and share it with a friend not participating in Questival. Film their reaction. No store bought caramel apples.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Trekking poles vs no poles while hiking - Make a video about the pro's and Con's of both.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Relax and do some tai chi at the International Peace Gardens
Create your greatest "Mummy Fashion" on a teammate using Toilet Paper. (Don't waste the toilet paper, sent it home with a teammate after for good use!)
Drop off one bag dry of Cat food at Best Friends Animal Society Pantry (back garage door on the east side of the building) between 10am-2pm. (2005 1100 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84106)
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival who is not a part of the Questival use the caption to tell the story. (Don't forget your totem)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market. #nofarmsnofood
Donate a blanket or coat to a homeless shelter of your choice.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find this manhole cover on a sidewalk (tap this challenge then tap GO>)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #cranberries
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Liberty Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Take a picture at the Block U - 1.5 mi. Easy #2010toinfinity
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Rice-Eccles Stadium or Lavell Edwards Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Visit Utah Olympic Park (Park City)
Visit a local ski resort and take a picture in front of resort sign
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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)
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Take in the majesty that is Pando, one of the largest organisms on earth
Show us the breakfast you made while camping (premade food doesn't count) #CampEats
Take a drive down up one of Utah's beautiful canyons during daylight hours, show us the views!
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Rake up a trash bags worth of leaves for a neighbor with their permission.
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBER 2017.
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
Visit Utah Olympic Oval (Kearns)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a pack of wolves in a public park for 15 seconds at dawn.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Utah house/Senate (ie, HR 3990). Give us a 15 second review.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Get someone registered to vote #america
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.
Hike the "Y" in Provo. Take a picture from Brigham Young's favorite letter #allegedly... towards the valley.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Take a picture a Cervus elaphus nelsoni in the wild
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Show us how to do a Butterfly Coil with a rope and carry it like a backpack
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins in grass and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Somebody's Watching Me" by Rockwell.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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 nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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 recite a Cotopaxi rap around a 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.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Do the Eggnog Mile. Run a mile while drinking a 16 oz. cup of eggnog at every 1/4 mile (every lap if you're on a track). Timelapse video required. #returntosender
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Video a teammate eating an entire tofurkey
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a maple doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Partake of the state dish of Utah with no hands.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Go to a public place and eat an onion 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)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Salt Lake City and leave it for someone else to find.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Dress up in all orange and try to camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
As a team sing the state song of Utah. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah state motto means to you.
Take a photo in front of the world's first KFC
Take a photo under the SLC Chinatown Gates
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Hold a formal freestyle rap off with a stranger not participating in the Questival.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Go to a busy part of Downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke") DO NOT DO THIS ON PRIVATE PROPERTY
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Perform a magic trick for a stranger on the street and tell them you ran out of treats.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
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.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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."
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds somewhere on PIERPONT AVE
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.
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)
Find a tile that is reads, "2004 Salt Lake City Classic 5k Women's Overall Winner: Ingunn Earl" way to go Ingunn!
Find the words on a plaque that read, "The moon shall be fat knots of pine"
Snap a photo of a Maud May Babcock quote on Regent St.
Find and snap a pic of a Deseret News sidewalk art installation. Tell us in your caption what the headline read.
Snap a team photo in front of the floating rock monument at The Gallivan Center
Take a team photo in front of the mural on the bridge at The Gallivan Center
FInd and snap a photo of this Brigham Young sidewalk plaque on Regent St.
Snap a photo of this on Regent St.
Make a 15 second demonstrating you know what and where watershed areas are in Utah. (tap this challenge for a reference map)
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the Gallivan Center. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Find this cat at The Gallivan Center
Successfully arrive at check-in (75 S. Main) having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Eat something from one of the Gallivan Center launch party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Find this "Evening Curtain" plaque on Regent St.
Find a Salt Lake Tribune sidewalk plaque that reads, "Hot Tamales"
In 1860, how long did it take to mail a letter from SLC to San Francisco? show us the answer written on Regent St.
Take Regent Street when walking from check-in to the Gallivan Center and take a pic in front on the Regent Street Green Pole on the street corner
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.