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.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Take a photo of a horse on a carousel.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Take a video sharing what your favorite SoCal hike is.
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.
Find one of San Diego's few remaining wooden pedestrian suspension bridges and take a team photo on it.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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)
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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.
Take a photo in front of the Xanadu estate from Orson Wells’ Citizen Kane.
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 >)
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Take a picture with a fake California Grizzly. NOT A REAL ONE
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of California's professional sports teams.
Hug an arecaceae, make it feel loved.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
Write a six-word story about Cotopaxi.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
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.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
Visit the oldest building in California that is still in use during daylight hours. *hint: it was originally consecrated by a Father Lasuen
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
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
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.
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire. Only in permitted campfire areas!
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.
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.
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.
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.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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)
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours & only in permitted campfire areas.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Recreate a scene from "Anchorman". The more authentic, the better. Best 15 second mini-movie wins. (keep it PG)
Take a team video on the longest self-anchored pedestrian bridges in the world.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
As a team do a 15 second 'Backpack Kid' dance in a busy area of the Gaslamp District. Have a stranger film.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "San Diego 2017".
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Find and photograph a California State Quarter.
Tell us something you learned from the 7:15pm app explanation (it happens from the stage).
Play a round of 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.
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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.