Who else seen the llama say YEAH!
Take a team photo at Gerald D. Hines "Water Wall"
Find and take an instagram worthy photo on the suspension foot bridge over Buffalo Bayou
Take a photo on the boardwalk at Houston Arboretum and Nature Center
HIke the Outer Loop at the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center. Snap a pic where the outloop branches off to the Couch Birding Trail.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (4pm-5pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Smither Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Go ahead and press the Big Red Button on the Preston Street Bridge. Take a video showing us what it does.
Find and take a team photograph with mosaic. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Write a note with 10 things you love about sweet-sweet Houston and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Take a photo of the "Beer Can House"
Find and take a team photo infront of the metal leaf cut out at White Oak Bayou. **look at the handrails**
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
Partake of the state dish of Texas with no hands.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (1pm-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Spotts Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Take a photo or video with a real live Carya illinoinensis
Make a team video explaining why everything is bigger in Texas
Snap a pic of the USS Texas (BB-35)
Take a pic of the battleship at San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with NRG Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Power your phone with solar during the Questival
Video a teammate throwing a maple doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Howl like a pack of wolves in a public park for 15 seconds at dawn.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Make a 15 second video admiring the James Turrell Twilight Skyspace during daylight hours
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Take a reflective water photo or video at Hermann Park
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Texas house/Senate. Give us a 15 second review.
Take a photo with this sculpture (Tap challenge and press GO)
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Build a cob of corn out of candy corn at least 6 inches tall. It works! (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over 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 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.
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.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
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)
Take a picture of a ghost.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and photograph the 28th state to be admitted into the Union's, official quarter.
Pay your respects at the Lauren Catuzzi Grandcolas Sculpture and take a team photo with her sculpture.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a 15 second video leading another team in a stretching routine
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.