Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
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)
While acting like a civilized adult and friend-of-the-animals (don't be a buffoon), take a photo with a peacock or peahen at Mayfield Park.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. Don't forget your totem.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the questival.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
Take the stairs to the top of Covert Park at Mount Bonnell take a team photo.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
Do a hike of at least 1 mile of your choosing, tell us where you went and why you went there. Make an experience.
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.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Dance on the ceiling, we don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Head to Mitscoots (2505 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702) between 10am-5pm and assemble a "care canister" to be given away to someone less-fortunate in the area. Take a team video/picture of you putting your canister together.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Have your team crack open a few bottles of champagne or sparkling cider and spray them all over each other like you've just won the indy 500.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Get llama nail art.
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
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.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Catch a crawdad in a creative/new way. (I.e. bacon on a piece of string works…)
Find and take a team photograph with this art installation. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find a lactating farm animal (i.e. cow, goat, etc.), and with permission from the owner, squirt the milk directly into your mouth.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Come meet us at the lower level of Hope Outdoor Gallery on the benches and get the challenge details.
Create your most "Texas" outfit at a thrift store and try it on. #poppintags
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 >
Need to refuel? Find the Bobo's Oat Bar team near the Lamar Pedestrian Bridge between 11:30am and 12:30pm! Love what you tried? Let us know @eatbobos on social media.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Go to this link (click link and tap GO>) and donate to the IRC. Write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee on some fabric and give it to a Cotopaxi staff member for a display later in the year.
Come by The Shade Project SPF station at Tru-Skin Dermatology (3500 Jefferson St, Ste 200, 78731) between 10AM and NOON and get your shade on! Teams will lather each other up and learn how to stay sun safe… the 1st 200 visitors get a special gift!
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Between 9 and 10:30AM find the ultimate hang at Kammok (1401 E 7th St Austin, TX 78702). Come set up and sit in a hammock, then take it down and use it as an accessory in a team photo in front of our mural. Breakfast while supplies last. :)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Texas and leave it for someone else to find.
Find and photograph a Texas State Quarter.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Perform at an open mic night at a comedy club (not a karaoke bar, come on guys). Give it your best shot. #youcandoit
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Get a celebrity with over 5,000 followers to tweet/retweet something with our hashtag and Twitter handle, @cotopaxi (prove with screenshot).
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Find a stranger who has the exact same middle name as you and provide proof.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malarya then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take a picture of a High Brew can in a creative way. **Hint - you might want to save an unopened can for a challenge that you'll do later.**
Kammok Cornhole: 3 in the hole (4 tries) gets you a Kammok x Yeti tumbler... BUT everyone else gets Kammok decals/stickers.