Adventure Is Our Middle Name
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.
Get llama nail art.
Take a photo next to the 3rd largest seated Abraham Lincoln statue in the world (allegedly).
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find us at Ann Morrison park (where we had check-in). The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
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)
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
PlayHard GiveBack wants you to 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.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
Create a 15 second video telling us about your favorite place in Idaho to have an outdoor adventure.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (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)
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Treasure Valley, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
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.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Find a birds nest with eggs in it IN NATURE. NOT EGGS YOU BOUGHT FROM A STORE. Real bird eggs. Don't disturb them.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water. Make sure we can clearly see that you've done it.
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
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.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
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.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
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.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Create your own Questival challenge and film your team doing it. Tell us what it is in the caption and post on social media inviting your friends to complete your challenge as well. Use the hashtag #QuestivalDaily"
Take a team photo in front of Penny Postcard: A Hometown Greeting by Mark Baltes. Tell us what your team's favorite thing about Boise is in your caption.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Mail a potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. No packaging or box is needed, we promise.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boise and leave it for someone else to find.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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)
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us in Camel's Back Park. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Boise
Do a little research about the Basque People, and take a team photo at the basque Block. Tell us something you learned in the caption.
Upload a photo collage of 4 Boise traffic boxes featuring the work of local artists. Tell us which is your favorite in the caption.
Take a photo in front of River Sculpture, by Alison Sky. Tell us what river the sculpture represents in the caption.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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.)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Hug the official State Tree of Idaho. Tell us its latin name in the caption
Take a team photo in front of the Capitol Building. Tell us what the official Idaho State nickname is in the caption.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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. (store bought cake does not count)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
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.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
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.
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.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Eat the official vegetable of Idaho prepared in your favorite way
Take a photo with Boise Wings by Adam Levinthal in the background. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Ride a unicycle
Sing the State Song of Idaho as a team at the Boise Train Depot
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Sink a disc golf shot from 20 feet at a disc golf course in Ann Morrison park during daylight hours.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a team photo with the Techo 3 tent in front of the Cotopaxi mobile retail unit.
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.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take a selfie in front of the Corvette in the festival area. You can also enter a raffle to win the car or a trip to Mexico.
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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.