Llama Take A Selfie
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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
Visit the Chandelier Tree when it is lit up in the evening. Take team photo as if it will be the cover of your new album. Don't trespass and feel free to donate to the meter.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Take a team photo from the highest vantage point you can, document with a screengrab in Snapchat using the altitude filter. Must be over 400'.
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 a peaceful outdoors space, sit down and take 5 minutes to relax in silence and enjoy the moment. (Timelapse, don't forget your totem)
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.
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Location Lake Hollywood Park (3160 Canyon Lake Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90068). Obey all posted parking signs and traffic laws when arriving and departing.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Take a team photo with the Hollywood sign.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of LA, or a surrounding city.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. #westhollywood (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Take a picture with a stuffed beaver. A real one in person not a photo of one.
Visit the Prevent Wildfire CA website watch the full campfire safety video and share a fact you learned.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool or beach. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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)
Find a busy public beach and casually walk into the ocean with your street clothes on. Bring a towel!
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Venice Beach (in the grass near the skatepark. GPS 33.987036, -118.474487). complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Make a 15 second mash up of your favorite songs of the summer. Yes, You will be singing. :)
Get llama nail art.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the th 7th thing on the menu.
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.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Visit LA's oldest Palm tree. It's near the LA Memorial Coliseum. Take a picture of the infographic and a team picture with the tree. Combine the 2 as a collage to prove you were there. Totem needs to be visible in both pictures.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
*** PRIZE CHALLENGE *** Make a slow motion video recreating your favorite olympic moment as accurately as possible. Feel free to set it to set to the Chariots of Fire Theme by Vangelis #LA2028
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the LA Coliseum in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of LA or the State flag of California.
Take a nice walk through Exposition Park's Rose Garden, Take 4 pictures; 1 in front of the fountain, and 3 others of 3 different colored roses.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Take an artsy picture of the Broad Museum; the outside. When you're a little less rushed swing back in and visit the Museum. Its free.
Take a video of a teammate whistling like "Steamboat Willie" in front of the Walt Disney Concert Hall at the Music Center.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include LA 2017.
Write a note with 10 things you love about LA and leave it for someone else to find.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Take a team picture at the Little Tokyo Watchtower.
Find this statue make the same knot then take a team photo with your knot and the statue. #jtown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Visit Olvera Street, take a photo in the center of the market as a team. #selfie Totem Required
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. #ChinaTown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Find this art installation and take a peaceful team photo. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find the statue in Los Angeles State Historic Park by Anna Sew Hoy titled “Psychic Body Grotto” and film a 15 second interpretive dance. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find the “Monument to Sharing” in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a video reading from your favorite planter. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Find these signs in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a team photo, in the caption put something you learned about Los Angeles State Historic Park. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival 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.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Stop by the Kevita booth and have a sample then do your best yoga pose with the booth in the background.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.