Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space that is not check-in or a checkpoint. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Rake up a trash bags worth of leaves for a neighbor with their permission.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Salt Lake City and leave it for someone else to find.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Cotopaxi would love your help providing aid to Hurricane Maria relief in Puerto Rico. Please click the link in the push notifications to screenshot your donation.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Visit a historic site/do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Cotopaxi HQ, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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)
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 one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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.
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 use the caption to tell the story. (Don't forget your totem)
Go to a busy part of Downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke") DO NOT DO THIS ON PRIVATE PROPERTY
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds somewhere on PIERPONT AVE
Make a 15 second video about how to properly set up an equalized anchor for repelling
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Make a photo collage of 4 public skateparks in Utah. Remember your totem needs to be in each photo
Drop in on a bowl or ramp on a skateboard or bike
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Relax and do some tai chi at the International Peace Gardens
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
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.)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #cranberries
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
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 do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Hike to the top of Ensign Peak (1mi RT Easy) Take a photo next to the spire at the top.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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.
Share a large gourd as a team, carefully create a helmet from the gord. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Recreate your favorite Utah sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Donate a blanket or coat to a homeless shelter of your choice.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
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.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, PSL, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 100 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Liberty Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Perform a magic trick for a stranger on the street and tell them you ran out of treats.
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Do some good for your local food bank by eating at any Even Stevens location during Questival. Take a photo with your food inside Even Stevens.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Drop off one bag dry of Cat food at Best Friends Animal Society Pantry (back garage door on the east side of the building) between 10am-2pm. (2005 1100 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84106)
Show us how to do a Butterfly Coil with a rope and carry it like a backpack
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Salt Lake City
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Get llama nail art.
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!)
Take a timelapse of your team starting and finishing a corn maze (take a photo of the beginning, middle, end)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
Dress up in all orange and try to camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin. #someta
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Partake of the state dish of Utah with no hands.
Eat a meal cooked in the official State Cooking Pot of Utah
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Snack on the state fruit of Utah.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
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.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
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.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins in grass and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Make a caramel apple, (or onion if you're feeling sassy) and share it with a friend not participating in Questival. Film their reaction. No store bought caramel apples.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with a drawing of your favorite classic movie monster. Frankenstein's Monster, Ghost, Witch, Dracula or Mummy.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
Video a teammate throwing a maple doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Somebody's Watching Me" by Rockwell.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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.
Build a cob of corn out of candy corn at least 6 inches tall. It works! (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Video a teammate eating an entire tofurkey
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Put a picture of Geordi La Forge face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Break a wishbone with your bestie and make a wish if you win.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
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.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
As a team sing the state song of Utah. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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 Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Show us the breakfast you made while camping (premade food doesn't count) #CampEats
Howl like a pack of wolves in a public park for 15 seconds at dawn.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
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)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
PRO TIP: put a hot water bottle at the bottom of your sleeping bag while you sleep at night to keep warm. Isn't it great? Show us you did it and tell us about it.
Trekking poles vs no poles while hiking - Make a video about the pro's and Con's of both.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah state motto means to you.
Hike to willow lake, (2 miles). Film a video showing that you're at the lake. Watch Out for moose!
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."
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Utah house/Senate (ie, HR 3990). Give us a 15 second review.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Get someone registered to vote #america
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Take a video eating a donut at Donut Falls
Sing the TLC hit song Don't Go Chasing Waterfalls at a natural waterfall. recreating their outfits from the music video is encouraged. DON'T GET IN THE WATER.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Hold a formal freestyle rap off with a stranger not participating in the Questival.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Find and photograph a Golden Spike commemorative quarter.
Have a snowball fight with your team with real snow that you found on top of a mountain
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Review a campground that you camped in during Questival on The Dyrt (Tap this challenge then tap GO >), join The Dyrt, search for and review a campground, then screenshot your campground review.
Visit a local ski resort and take a picture in front of resort sign
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit #watchyerfangers
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. 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.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a 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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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)
As a team pitch a tent (without the fly) in 15 seconds
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 draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Hike a designated trail of your choice! (not one listed already on the challenge list)
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBER 2017.
Summit Grandeur Peak, upload a photo collage of the boundary peak survey marker and a photo overlooking a valley. (Be prepared to pay the toll for Mill Creek Canyon access).
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
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Find a birds nest with eggs in it IN NATURE. NOT EGGS YOU BOUGHT FROM A STORE. Real bird eggs.
While camping in the wilderness make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Make a sweet-sweet tire swing! Prove you made it through k
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Find a tile that is reads, "2004 Salt Lake City Classic 5k Women's Overall Winner: Ingunn Earl" way to go Ingunn!
Find the words on a plaque that read, "The moon shall be fat knots of pine"
Snap a team photo in front of the floating rock monument at The Gallivan Center
Take a team photo in front of the mural on the bridge at The Gallivan Center
Successfully arrive at check-in (75 S. Main) having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the Gallivan Center. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Eat something from one of the Gallivan Center launch party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Find and snap a pic of a Deseret News sidewalk art installation. Tell us in your caption what the headline read.
Find this cat at The Gallivan Center
Snap a photo of a Maud May Babcock quote on Regent St.
Find a Salt Lake Tribune sidewalk plaque that reads, "Hot Tamales"
FInd and snap a photo of this Brigham Young sidewalk plaque on Regent St.
Find this "Evening Curtain" plaque on Regent St.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Snap a photo of this on Regent St.
In 1860, how long did it take to mail a letter from SLC to San Francisco? show us the answer written on Regent St.
Take Regent Street when walking from check-in to the Gallivan Center and take a pic in front on the Regent Street Green Pole on the street corner
Make a 15 second demonstrating you know what and where watershed areas are in Utah. (tap this challenge for a reference map)
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Attend the FREE Basecamp Yoga at Cotopaxi on 10/18 and take a photo with a staff member from Cotopaxi or Seek Studio. Find more info @ Cotopaxi.com/events
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.