Create a 10 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Hike Blue Jay Point Trail (.7 miles) take a photo when you get to the water. (tap this challenge, then tap GO for more info)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Hike Cabelands Trail to Eno Quary Trail (2 miles) and take a photo at the Quary (the swimming hole) (tap this challenge, then tap GO for more info)
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented
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.
Create your own Questival challenge and film your team doing it. Tell us what it is in the caption and post on social media inviting your friends to complete your challenge as well. Use the hashtag #QuestivalDaily"
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of North Carolina's college sports teams.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for The Triangle.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
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.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes, a potato and no box is needed.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds in a busy place on either UNC, NC State or Duke campus.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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.
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.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Get llama nail art.
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)
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)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Take a picture with a current or former football player from UNC, NC State, or Duke. The actual person not a photo, statue or any other facsimile.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Go to a busy pedestrian area, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Recreate "The Shot" from Duke Basketball history.
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Go to Duke University Chapel
Go to a public place and eat a stock of cauliflower like one might eat an apple. Pretend that this is your 'normal' and film others reactions. #secretvideo (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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)
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 flip into a pond, river or lake.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Find out what the North Carolina State Motto is, than film a video illustrating how your team lives up to it
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)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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)
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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 come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
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 make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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 cook a meal over a campfire.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Catch a crawdad in a creative/new way. (I.e. bacon on a piece of string works…)
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
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
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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 team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
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)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about The Triangle and leave it for someone else to find.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Hug the official State Tree of North Carolina. Tell us what it is in the caption.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
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.
Grab a High Brew 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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.