The Beer Venturers
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the Central valley of California.
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)
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Crocker Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Recreate your favorite California sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Do your best impression of the state reptile of California.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this piece of art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Go to a busy pedestrian area of downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Stop and smell the roses at the International World Peace Rose Gardens. Do not pick any flowers!!
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Get llama nail art.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
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 for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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)
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)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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).
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Do the state dance of California with another team.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Freemont park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged in a natural body of water for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Hike Clark's Hole Trail and take a team photo at Clarke's Hole.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this statue. Hint, it's not in Sacramento. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
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)
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds with the Golden 1 Center in the background.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Take a team photo with the United States heaviest swinging center bridge in the background.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part as a competior or spectator in the dance off. Get a photo/video of the best dance moves. #goforthegold!
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.
Play cornhole at the Festival with another team
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
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 team photo with the Mount Cotopaxi photo backdrop on the backside of the store.
Take a selfie or a team picture with one of the Questival flags.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
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.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.