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Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Reenact a scene from your favorite movie/tv show that takes place in Texas.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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.
Houston we have a problem Get creative and show us how Houston solves everyones problems.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Reenact your favorite Astros moment from this world series in a 15 second video!
Video your best scare on a teammate.
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
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
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.
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.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy Fall-Day To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds somewhere downtown Houston
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (4pm-5pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Smither Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Find and take a team photograph with mosaic. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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)
Take a picture of a ghost.
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)
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
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Have a corn husking race. Challenge 2 strangers to husk cobs faster than you. 15 second video. Include totem. Clean up the mess.
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin. #meta
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed can not roll more than 12"
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (1pm-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Spotts Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
As a team pitch a tent (without the fly) in 15 seconds
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.
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
Do the Jack Skellington Mile. Run an entire mile with a jack-o-lantern on your head. Do it in a safe place and make sure you can breathe. Timelapse video required.
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
HIke the Outer Loop at the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center. Snap a pic where the outloop branches off to the Couch Birding Trail.
Take a photo on the boardwalk at Houston Arboretum and Nature Center
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
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!)
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 13th thing on the menu. #lucky13
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."
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!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Houston
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
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.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Hike the Purple Trail at Memorial Park. Be alert of mt. bikers! Really show us you did it.
Find and take an instagram worthy photo on the suspension foot bridge over Buffalo Bayou
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.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Texas house/Senate. Give us a 15 second review.
Show us how to Spot someone correctly while bouldering. #spoons
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
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
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
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.
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.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Build a cob of corn out of candy corn at least 6 inches tall. It works! (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Snack on the state vegetable of Texas
**** PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Snack on the state fruit of Texas
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
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.
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.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Make a 15 second video leading another team in a stretching routine
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.