Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Location Lake Hollywood Park (3160 Canyon Lake Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90068). Obey all posted parking signs and traffic laws when arriving and departing.
Take a team photo with the Hollywood sign.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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 audition for the new Star Wars film. Use as many teammates and props as you need.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Share the state fruit or vegetable of California with a tourist that is out enjoying the city.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Visit the Old Griffith Park Zoo; take a picture of the old stone Cages.
Take a team photo from the highest vantage point you can, document with a screengrab in Snapchat using the altitude filter. Must be over 400'.
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Take a nice walk through Exposition Park's Rose Garden, Take 4 pictures; 1 in front of the fountain, and 3 others of 3 different colored roses.
Visit LA's oldest Palm tree. It's near the LA Memorial Coliseum. Take a picture of the infographic and a team picture with the tree. Combine the 2 as a collage to prove you were there. Totem needs to be visible in both pictures.
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)
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of LA, or a surrounding city.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the LA Coliseum in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Take a picture with a stuffed beaver. A real one in person not a photo of one.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Make a 15 second mash up of your favorite songs of the summer. Yes, You will be singing. :)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a stranger that is not competing in the questival while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool or beach. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients, try to make it healthy.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include LA 2017.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Find and photograph together the state quarters from California, Nevada, Arizona, Oregon, and a Seashell.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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.
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Stop by Colorado Street Bridge; take a team picture overlooking the city.
Find the tallest building in LA and California. (Hint it was finished in 2017). Take a team picture here. Put the name of the building in the caption.
Take a video of a teammate whistling like "Steamboat Willie" in front of the Walt Disney Concert Hall at the Music Center.
Find this statue make the same knot then take a team photo with your knot and the statue. #jtown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take an artsy picture of the Broad Museum; the outside. When you're a little less rushed swing back in and visit the Museum. Its free.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Ride the newly renovated Angels Flight railway from. Post while riding in the train car sharing a fact about the historic Angels Flight.
Take a team picture at the Little Tokyo Watchtower.
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Visit Olvera Street, take a photo in the center of the market as a team. #selfie Totem Required
Find the statue in Los Angeles State Historic Park by Anna Sew Hoy titled “Psychic Body Grotto” and film a 15 second interpretive dance. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find this art installation and take a peaceful team photo. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find these signs in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a team photo, in the caption put something you learned about Los Angeles State Historic Park. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find the “Monument to Sharing” in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a video reading from your favorite planter. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Stop by the Kevita booth and have a sample then do your best yoga pose with the booth in the background.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.