High Five and Friends
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
As a team sing the state song of Oregon. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
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
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. Tell us what "Everything" means to you in the caption. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a 15 second music video with lyrics about Mt. Hood
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.
Take a 15 second video and tell us what the Oregon state motto means to you.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Colonel Summers Park (SE 17th Ave & Taylor St, Portland, OR 97214), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Create a unique Oregon souvenir and give it to Callan (Cotopaxi staff) at one of the Cotopaxi checkpoints. Callan must approve.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Go to a busy part of Downtown Portland put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Oregon's professional sports teams.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Portland and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Portland. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Dress up like Paul Bunyon, make a homemade button that says "push me" and stick it on your person. Stand like a statue at a public place and wait for a stranger to press the button. Once the button is pushed recite a few facts about the person who you are dressed as.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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)
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Go to a cafe and order a local Portland roasted coffee. Be sure to include the cup logo and name of the roaster in your submission. Tell us where if you take sugar and cream in the caption.
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.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
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.
Partake of the unofficial State Pie of Oregon with no hands. *hint* it begins with Marion...
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Get a celebrity with over 5,000 followers to tweet/retweet something with our hashtag and Twitter handle, @cotopaxi (prove with screenshot).
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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)
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.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
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)
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Cathedral City Park (6635 N Baltimore Ave, Portland, OR 97203), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Oregon.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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.
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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 nightime hours.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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)
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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 nightime hours.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, recreate a scene from OUR favorite movie Portland based move, Free Willy obviously.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
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)
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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)
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Oregon, Washington, California, Idaho, Nevada and Utah.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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)
Play a round of Kubb over at The Dyrt's tent 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.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
Visit Island Girl's Lunchbox or Tropical Sno and buy one of your teammates something tasty.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the next to the Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.