Missing Obama Llamas
Get llama nail art.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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.)
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Find the biggest rock you can and have a contest to see who can throw it the farthest just like in Braveheart.
Find a statue by Dennis Smith that depicts two children playing Cat's Cradle.
Relax and do some tai chi at the International Peace Gardens
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local park, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Do a humans of new york style post about someone you met at Questival.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah State Motto means to you.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Take a seat at "Benches" interactive art installation
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Take a teammate's parents out to dinner and tell them something you love about them
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
COMPLETE BOTH OF SATURDAYS COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-8pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cotopaxi HQ (75 S Main St), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Take a picture at Trolley Square
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with either Rice-Eccles Stadium or LaVell Edwards Stadium in the background.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Visit This is the Place Heritage Park
Team photo outside of the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art. Come back another time for a proper visit, it's only $5.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Take a team photo in front of the Utah state capitol building.
Make a 15 second commercial for Salt lake City
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Go to a public library and pull up your favorite youtube video on a public computer. Write a note explaining why the video is your favorite and encourage whoever uses the computer after you to watch it.
Take a picture in the elevator at Salt Lake City Public Library
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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.
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)
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Get a photo of entire team on a spiral staircase.
Take a ride on UTA in the Free Fare Zone
Go to a busy part of Main Street put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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)
Show us how high you can build a house of cards without using any glue, tape, other binding/stabilizing helps etc.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
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)
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Liberty Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival
Take a photo in front of the world's first KFC
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Head to the Refugee Training Center located at 218 W 3900 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84107 between noon and 2pm on Saturday July 29 and check in with the folks at the Wonderment.
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)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Utah and leave it for someone else to find.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Film a video showing how to check the oil, coolant, power steering fluid, brake fluid, and windshield wiper fluid levels in your car. Make sure everything is ship-shape.
Show us your fidget spinner moves, then throw your fidget spinner in the trash and do literally anything else
Sing a song with your team as if you were the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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
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.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Show us a video of your most lucky fishing cast. Reference goofy movie
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.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
**PRIZE CHALLENGE**Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah.
Have a muscle-down pose-off with a stranger at a fitness location. Challenge them to a "pose-with-your-muscles-on-full-display" photo shoot.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Post something you don't need anymore on KSL or craigslist. It has to be something that someone else would actually want.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Recreate a viking funeral with a shopping cart and nerf weapons.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.
Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
Visit a historic site/do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
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.
Hike a designated trail of your choice! (not one listed already on the challenge list)
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Using baseball mitts and a regulation ball, play catch with an old-timer. Ask him who their favorite member of the 61 Yankees is.
Make a fort in your house and hang out in there
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "My Heart Will Go On".
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
Have a foot race with a canine. Human vs wiener in an epic battle for foot speed glory.
Film a video of your team playing your favorite summer yard game
using a lacrosse stick, pass a lacrosse ball to a teammate at least 50 feet away.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Find and photograph a New York State Quarter.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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.
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
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.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** 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 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.
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.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a 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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SLC 2017".
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Sing the Utah state song
Build and race a Lego car with Avalon Health Care
Go and do the disc golf challenge
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
There are real live llamas amongst us! Take a team picture with them. Be kind and respectful.
Climb the rock climbing wall at the Momentum climbing wall
Complete the kickoff challenge at 8:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Splash down on New Era Media’s 150' slip 'n slide
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Play bocce ball with a team member from Nate Wade Subaru
Take a picture shaking hands with a member of the Venture Out! crew and "thanking them" for being great people
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Participate in the Jousting Challenge with a member of another Questival team
Do push ups on a bosu ball at Iron Pink Fitness's booth
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
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.
Come to one of the Cotopaxi community events during the month of July. Check out events at cotopaxi.com/events. Take a photo with a staff member.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.