Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
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.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a 15 second video illustrating how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Film a 15 second video illustrating how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
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.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second stop motion video of a teammate flying a broom around a public place.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Act out a scene from the Walking Dead where they visit the CDC.
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.
Go to a public place and eat an onion 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)
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location (i.e. don't cross walkways/pathways)
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out in your yard as if you were tanning.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Find and photograph a Vermont license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
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 >)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Get help from strangers and spell "OKTOBERQUEST" using one human body to make each one of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Tandem somersault with a teammate for at least one full rotation. AKA the human wheel.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Write a note with 10 things you love about fall in Georgia and leave it for someone else to find.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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."
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Make a 15 second commercial for the state of Georgia.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
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)
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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 sure to include OKTOBERQUEST ATLANTA 2017.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient. #cowboycoffee
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Take a picture of a ghost.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth; sing the Purple People Eater song
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Challenge another team to 2 on 2 thumb wars. Each hand must have a thumb to battle.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Create your greatest "Mummy Fashion" on a teammate using Toilet Paper. (Don't waste the toilet paper, sent it home with a teammate after for good use!)
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
Find a real life black cat; be nice and don't terrorize it.
Find and photograph a state quarter from the state where the fictional Camp Crystal Lake is located. #fridaythe13th
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take a team photo with a volunteer or Cotopaxi staff member.