Bristleconers

While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
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Now we can eat dinner #questival
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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What's the song?! #questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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Cast iron goes right in the fire! #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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She kept her helmet on. Smart girl. #questival
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Let's do this! #questival
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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"This is called the mime." #questival
Take a photo of a horse on a carousel.
That music will never leave my head again. #questival
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Milwaukee Bucks! #questival
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
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Crossing borders #questival
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Two down! #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Yeah, okay. #getitdone #questival
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-6pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Mission Bay Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
We know words! #questival
Take a video sharing what your favorite SoCal hike is.
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Horse Meadows, maaan. #questival
As a team bike the entire loop around Mission Bay. Collage of team photos on bikes at Santa Clara Rec Center, Crown Point Park and Playa Pacifica Park. 12mi.
Forgot our helmets! Oops. Safety third. #questival
Find one of San Diego's few remaining wooden pedestrian suspension bridges and take a team photo on it.
Quince Street bridge!! #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Good night, Questival. #questival
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)
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Hammocking at the carousel. #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Get the person cooled down & hydrated on the way to medical help! #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
I'm not going to find or make a better souvenir than our totem. This bad boy has a lot of adventure still ahead of it. #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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If there is age ranges, we probably ranked for the 30-39. Probably. Maybe. Definitely. #questival
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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This is more than 15! #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Last names make for good nicknames. #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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The true story of White Lightning #questival
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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Seagulls are jerks. #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Art you can walk on to get to more art. #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Three flights of stairs. #girlsrule #questival
Bike, run, skate or walk as a team around Coranado island (the residential side not the military base). Take a collage of at least 4 photos along the way.
No houses for sale less than $4billion. But I found that the US Navy uses a system that is Bae. #questival
Take a photo in front of the Xanadu estate from Orson Wells’ Citizen Kane.
We so fancy. #questival
Take a creative team photo outside of your favorite Balboa Park museum. Come back another day for a proper visit (San Diego resident free day info tap this challenge then tap GO >)
#questival
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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This is how our ancestors ate, right guys? #questival
Take a picture with a fake California Grizzly. NOT A REAL ONE
Not even close to being real. #questival
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
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These are not a fun texture. Or flavor. Or anything. What is my life now? #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of California's professional sports teams.
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Meet Kurt. He was on the Padres. Perks of working with sports & casinos. #questival
Hug an arecaceae, make it feel loved.
This tree is LOVED. #questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
California burrito with shrimp?! Easy peasy. #questival
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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Indian Reaervations still have woefully inadequate access to education. #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Sunset Park in Coronado, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
#questival
Write a six-word story about Cotopaxi.
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Do good. #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Say it with me: #Voldemort #questival
During daylight hours one teammate must casually walk into the Pacific Ocean, fully-clothed as if this is a normal everyday activity. Walk at a steady pace. Don't run.
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Off she goes. #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Whoops. Thought it was supposed to be a video! Note pancake mix w/totem. #questival
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
http://bristleconejournal.com/follow-our-quest/ #questival
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.
KOA is mildly OK. #questival
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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Skippity dippity do. #questival
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
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Paddle boards were not meant to hold three people. It started sinking!! #questival
Visit the oldest building in California that is still in use during daylight hours. *hint: it was originally consecrated by a Father Lasuen
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Mission San Juan Capistrano! We found the oldest building still in use. #score #cotopaxi #questival #questival
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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I'm surprised the new this many words on this long board. #questival
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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WEEEEEEE! #questival
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
You can't see us, but we're there. #questival
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
City Alive is getting some marketing brochures designed for free. #questival
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.
I freaking hate mosquitos. #questival
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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We love you, California! #cotopaxi #questival #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
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THEY JUST KEEP DOING. #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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Bohemian Rhapsody is the ultimate carpool karaoke song! @JKCorden @latelateshow #questival #cotopaxiquestival #cotopaxi #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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If the sun gets to sleep in, why don't I get to sleep in?! #questival #cotopaxi
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Charcoal actually makes a pretty sweet drawing apparatus #questival
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire. Only in permitted campfire areas!
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Goodnight, moon. Goodnight, fire. #questival
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
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This story's called, "re-elected" and it's the scariest story I know. #questival
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 & only in permitted campfire areas.
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Jalapeño chips on s'mores?! WHAT THE WHAT?! #questival
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 nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
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Out of firewood. This is totally clever, guys. #questival
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.
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Ember, by Campfire. For Smokey The Bear #questival
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
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As a dork with a degree in music business, I can tell you I would LOVE to have the royalty payments from Happy Birthday. #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Marriage is weird, guys. #questival
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)
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THIS CAMPSITE IS DOPE. #questival
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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Thank God this is the biggest spider we've seen. #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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No post-bite booze. #questival
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
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Cotopaxi rhymes with foxy. Probably. #questival
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
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Vegan hot dogs, as one does. #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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#THISSIDEUP #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Recreate a scene from "Anchorman". The more authentic, the better. Best 15 second mini-movie wins. (keep it PG)
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DOROTHY MANTOOTH IS A SAINT!! #questival
Take a team video on the longest self-anchored pedestrian bridges in the world.
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WE BE UP HERE ON DAT BRIDGE!! #questival
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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Gaslamp Tavern and Quad Alehouse security taken down by the BRISTLECONERS!!! #questival #overthetop
As a team do a 15 second 'Backpack Kid' dance in a busy area of the Gaslamp District. Have a stranger film.
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I know it's hard to tell, but NONE of us are actually professional dancers. Backpack Kid ain't got nothing on us. #questival
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.
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BRISTLECONERS 1. BARTENDER O. #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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HOUSE FRIES OVER THE TOTEM, DIDN'T KILL THE WIFE! WOOOOOO! #questival
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.
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These fries are actually not that "money." Bonus points for my totem-bib, right?! #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "San Diego 2017".
OD DOOG! #sandiego2017 #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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DO! GOOD!!! #questival
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
YoYo Bento has some yummy yummy spring rolls! #questival
Find and photograph a California State Quarter.
#questival
Tell us something you learned from the 7:15pm app explanation (it happens from the stage).
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#questival
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Me and Wanderlust playing some cornhole. #questival
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.
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300 MILLION more to go!! #questival
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
#questival
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
We did it! He had to go home to his corral. Sadface. #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
We here. #questival
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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Bristleconers' handshake: left hand circle, right finger pokes the circle to the left. #questival
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.
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Wanna go to Utah. Wanna walk on the Grand Staircase. Want Trump not to break it. #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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180 Degrees South is an amazing movie about a group of outdoor experts going to Patagonia Chile to discover one of the worlds most epic and extreme locations. They surf, hike, and climb, all while bringing awareness to the problem of damming the surrounding areas. #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Idyllwild sunset--above the world. #questival