T-REXcited for Questival!
Reenact a scene from Cool Runnings riding a piece of cardboard down the Seward Street Slides
Take a team photo visiting of the last remaining relic of San Francisco's glittering 1915 Panama Pacific Exposition
Go to (Mission) Delores Park and find the Golden Fire Hydrant. Do 'foot fires' as a team as fast as you can with the hydrant in the video. #feetsohot
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a team picture at Clarion Alley with your favorite street art in the background. #mission
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.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of San Francisco
Try and find the last standing Standard Oil gas station
Visit the smallest park in San Francisco and take a team photo. "M__y E___n P______t P__k"
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Step over the Andy Goldsworthy Drawn Crack art to avoid breaking your mothers back
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Lands End Coastal Trail - 3.5 mi. Easy (Take a picture at the Sutro Baths)
Make a video of your team walking though Mescaline Grove with Jurassic Park music in the background
Take a science-y team photo outside of the California Academy of Sciences museum. Come back another day for a proper visit (San Francisco resident free day info tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Take a photo of a real live San Francisco Bison during daylight hours
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
As a team, peep the Ruins of the Sutro Baths
Do your best "windmill" dance move in front of a real Dutch Windmill
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Find the eight sided house that was once used to watch for incoming ships at the Golden Gate.
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.
Drop off flowers in honor of the heroes at Heroes Grove Memorial
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Eat the treat that was "invented" at San Francisco's own Japanese Tea Garden at the Japanese Tea Garden
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Find the 13 trees planted to represent the original colonies. Take a photo of the plaque commemorating this forgotten monument
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Visit the small columned memorial of the destruction of 1906 that sits on the edge of a lake
Take a picture with a FAKE Ursus arctos californicus
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
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 peaceful outdoors space, sit down and take 5 minutes to relax in silence and enjoy the moment. (Timelapse, don't forget your totem)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Take a video of your team doing the official state dance of California on any pier
Partake of the "official" dish of SF (Chowder in a Bread Bowl) with no hands.
Take a photo of your favorite game at Musée Mécanique
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Visit Jack Early Park during daylight park hours and take a team photo on the viewing platform
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on The Embarcadero street
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Write a note with 10 things you love about San Francisco and leave it for someone else to find.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Take a seat next to the Ruth Asawa’s Fountain
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Eat an entire Cynara cardunculus var. scolymus
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Make a video telling us something you learned about Lotta's Fountain *with the fountain in the background*
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Go to St Louis Alley in Chinatown and in slow motion recreate fight scene from the movie "Big Trouble in Little China".
Take a photo of an alley way plaque that reads “On approximately this spot, Miles Archer, partner of Sam Spade, was done in by Brigid O’Shaughnessy.”
Visit the Financial District and take a video of the corporate goddesses #zoom
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.)
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.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
In the Financial District find the Banker's Heart sculpture and confess one of your deepest secrets to it (don't step on the greenery please!).
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
Go to a busy part of China Town, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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)
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.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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.
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.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Make a Real World style confession video about the love of your life inside an inclosed slide
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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.
Make a tutorial on how to remove the seed in an actual Persea Americana
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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 share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SF 2017".
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Make a 15 second video about your favorite product Cotopaxi makes and tell us why!
Take a team photo with your new Luzon backpacks in a creative way. #art
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.
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.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.