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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Austin
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Snack on the state vegetable of Texas
Do the Jack Skellington Mile. Run an entire mile with a jack-o-lantern on your head. Do it in a safe place and make sure you can breathe. Timelapse video required.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Do the Eggnog Mile. Run a mile while drinking a 16 oz. cup of eggnog at every 1/4 mile (every lap if you're on a track). Timelapse video required. #returntosender
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat #hiyageorgie
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
Snack on the state fruit of Texas
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (4pm-5pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Brentwood Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Take a picture of a ghost.
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)
Hike to the top or "Hill Of Life". Good luck ;)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel #secretlocation
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Somebody's Watching Me" by Rockwell.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (1pm-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Zilker Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Find and photograph one of the 31 enormous moonlight towers in Austin. Kinda creepy why you have them btw...
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Find and photograph the 28th state to be admitted into the Union's, official quarter.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Texas house/Senate. Give us a 15 second review.
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
Ride a unicycle. The kind with one wheel, one seat and pedals.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Pet a real life black cat and tell him/her it's cuuuute for good luck
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 13th thing on the menu. #lucky13
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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."
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Check out Blue Hole Georgetown but DO NOT jump of the limestone cliffs
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market. #nofarmsnofood
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your 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). 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 make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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 make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. 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)
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
As a team pitch a tent (without the fly) in 15 seconds
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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.
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.
Make a 15 second video leading another team in a stretching routine
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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