Keeping Up With The Downs
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Cotopaxi HQ, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Donate a blanket or coat to a homeless shelter of your choice.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Write a note with 10 things you love about Salt Lake City and leave it for someone else to find.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
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.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Take a picture of a ghost.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBER 2017.
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit #watchyerfangers
Make a 15 second video about how to properly set up an equalized anchor for repelling
Snack on the state fruit of Utah.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Make a sweet-sweet tire swing! Prove you made it through k
Do some good for your local food bank by eating at any Even Stevens location during Questival. Take a photo with your food inside Even Stevens.
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
Pet a real life black cat and tell him/her it's cuuuute for good luck
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Drop off one bag dry of Cat food at Best Friends Animal Society Pantry (back garage door on the east side of the building) between 10am-2pm. (2005 1100 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84106)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
Clean and Jerk a hay bale that you have permission to use. Make sure to have proper form.
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."
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make a 15 second demonstrating you know what and where watershed areas are in Utah. (tap this challenge for a reference map)
As a team pitch a tent (without the fly) in 15 seconds
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.
Go sandboarding or sand sledding at Little Sahara
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 in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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 make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. 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.
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.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Eat something from one of the Gallivan Center launch party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Snap a team photo in front of the floating rock monument at The Gallivan Center
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the Gallivan Center. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Find a tile that is reads, "2004 Salt Lake City Classic 5k Women's Overall Winner: Ingunn Earl" way to go Ingunn!
Find the words on a plaque that read, "The moon shall be fat knots of pine"
Find this cat at The Gallivan Center
Find a Salt Lake Tribune sidewalk plaque that reads, "Hot Tamales"
Snap a photo of a Maud May Babcock quote on Regent St.
Find and snap a pic of a Deseret News sidewalk art installation. Tell us in your caption what the headline read.
In 1860, how long did it take to mail a letter from SLC to San Francisco? show us the answer written on Regent St.
FInd and snap a photo of this Brigham Young sidewalk plaque on Regent St.
Find this "Evening Curtain" plaque on Regent St.
Snap a photo of this on Regent St.
Take Regent Street when walking from check-in to the Gallivan Center and take a pic in front on the Regent Street Green Pole on the street corner
Successfully arrive at check-in (75 S. Main) having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language