Photo with an octogenarian, maybe if you're lucky maybe they'll tell you some stories.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! Complete this challenge outside of check-in/checkpoints)
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
2 - TIMEFRAME (5-7pm) - We'll be at Bellagio Fountains for a puzzling experience.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:24pm)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Full 15 second freestyle rap with an enterage of strangers somewhere along Fremont Street or the Las Vegas strip
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.)
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
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.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Check-in/checkpoints don't count also don't forget your totem)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
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)
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Paddle board in Lake Mead.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Hold a Aṣṭāvakrāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #expert
Do a team cheer with the Vegas skyline in the background atop Exploration Peak during open hours.... no trespassing. :)
1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Grab a stamp on your passport when you meet us at the top of the short Exploration Peak Park Hike. We'll be at the top. of the hike waiting to say hi.
Summit Exploration Peak 1.4 miles easy.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Visit Exploration Park and make a 15 second westerm movie - Only available during park hours.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Find/procure/dig-up a bolo tie and give us your best impression of what you think someone who wears a bolo tie would say.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Do a centipede massage train with a stranger in a busy area (the person in the back has control and whatever she/he does with their fingers, the others have to do) Put the stranger at the front of the centipede. #service
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Blindfold a teammate and give them 2 different back massages. One with all of your hands, the other with all of your feet. Have them guess which was which.
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
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
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
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.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participanting in the Questival.
Have an accurate 'weigh in' ala the weigh-ins at a UFC event. Convince a stranger to be the one facing off with you.
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
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)
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Hold a Naṭarājāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #hard
Hold a Adho Mukha Śvānāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #intermediate
Hold a Śavāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #beginner
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Nevada
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
film a video illustrating how to find a clean natural water source
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
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.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
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
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
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.
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.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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 the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Get llama nail art.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Sing a Joshua Tree your favorite U2 song. Make sure that your are really giving it your best.
Hit a bullseye with a bow and arrow at an archery range. #becarefultonothurtanyone
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Feed one of your teamates a piece of Country Archer Jerky in a creative way
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:47am)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Ride a unicycle
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nevada/Las Vegas and leave it for someone else to find.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Nevada state motto means to you.
Make a 15 second video of you suggestion what food should be the official state food of Nevada.
As a team sing the state song of Nevada. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Impromptu rolled-up sock dodgeball with non-Questival participants who agree to play with you.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Find the Art-O-Mat vending machines on the strip. Buy some art if you feel so inclined.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Las Vegas Shows (i.e. Blue man group, Donnie Osmond, Penn and Teller, etc.)
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Las Vegas
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Fremont Street or the 'Strip'
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Find and photograph a Nevada State Quarter.
Find and take a team photograph with this working sculpture. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a selfie or a team picture with a real llama (Cusco) OR Miguel the Llama (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Explore the innovative and beautiful Container Park and take a team photo at the Treehouse.
Pick up 20 pieces of trash in/around the Container Park and throw it away in the proper bin. Take a picture of your bounty before tossing it.
Make a snapchat post at the festival and use The Questival geofilter. (Screenshot)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at the Container Park having parked legally and lawfully or having used public transport.
Go to LAYOP. Search their store to find the name of our LAYOP Kids Turtle. Take a picture of his name when you find it and get a FREE sticker prize from them.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Grab a can of High Brew Coffee Drink (at least one) at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malarya then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.