Goat in a boat!
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at Halifax Mall. The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes, a potato and no box is needed.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Find this place, and go there with your team. Tell us where it is in the caption. (tap this challenge then tap GO to see what we mean)
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area away from checkpoints/check-in, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Find out what the North Carolina State Motto is, than film a video illustrating how your team lives up to it
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Triangle, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles. (store bought cake does not count)
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for The Triangle.
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.)
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful 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.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us at Moore Square in raleigh. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Get llama nail art.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Write a note with 10 things you love about The Triangle and leave it for someone else to find.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Take a team photo in front of one of the statues at the North Carolina Capital. Tell us why the statue is important in your caption.
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Take a photo with either the North Carolina State Flower, or North Carolina State Wildflower. Must be a real-life living specimen. Tell us what you chose in the caption.
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Recreate "The Shot" from Duke Basketball history.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Take a photo near the globe at the North Carolina Musuem of Natural Sciences. Tell us a little-known scientific fact in your caption.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
As a team complete an entire fitness class 30 minutes or more (Zumba, Spin, etc.) dressed in head-to-toe aerobics gear. (Timelapse, don't forget your totem)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
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
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Hug the official State Tree of North Carolina. Tell us what it is in the caption.
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.
After one of your teamates accomplshes a particularly difficult challenge, grab something to drink and honor them with the official toast of North Carolina. Tell us in the caption what your teamate did to deserve said toast.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a 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).
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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)
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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.
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.
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 a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Find and photograph a North Carolina State Quarter.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Play Giant "Beer" Pong 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.
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Grab a High Brew at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.