Find and photograph the state/territory quarters for D.C., Maryland and Virginia.
Take a picture with a current or former player from the Nationals, Redskins, Ravens, Orioles, Capitals, Wizards or D.C United. The actual person not a photo, statue or any other facsimile.
Take a moment to reflect at the Titanic Memorial.
Take a team photo on Albert Einstein's lap.
Visit the Zero Milestone and take a video explaining its significance to D.C.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Take a team photo at the original columns of the US capitol. Hint they're not at the capital.
Take a photo or video with the state reptile of Virginia. A real live one.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Take a team photo with the Washington monument in the background from the sky bridge at Gateway Park.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Find and photograph the three chalk llamas hidden on the sky bridge at Gateway Park. Post a collage.
Find and take a team photograph with this building during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any D.C., VA or MD local artist.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link, then submit a screenshot of your donation to complete the challenge
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Hit a bullseye with a bow and arrow at an archery range. #becarefultonothurtanyone
Perform at an open mic night at a comedy club (not a karaoke bar, come on guys). Give it your best shot. #youcandoit
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get a celebrity with over 5,000 followers to tweet/retweet something with our hashtag and Twitter handle, @cotopaxi (prove with screenshot).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. 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 share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
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.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
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 in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Find a lactating farm animal (i.e. cow, goat, etc.), and with permission from the owner, squirt the milk directly into your mouth.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger not participating in the questival for a correct response. Record their reaction.
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
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.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
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)
As a team bike from the Key Bridge to Jones Point Park post a collage of photos on your bikes along the route. Complete this challenge during daylight hours.
As a team hike to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain and take a team photo or video.
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.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Take team photos at The White House, Capitol, Jefferson Monument and Washington Monument. Post a collage.
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of art during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a 15 second video outside of your favorite Smithsonian Museum and tell why it's your favorite.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 15 second video. Reenact a scene from National Treasure or Night at the Museum, the more accurate the better.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Take a possessed team photo at The Exorcist Stairs.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.