Way Too High
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Denver Oktoberfest on 21st between Larimer and Market, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Do the Jack Skelington Mile. Run an entire mile with a jack-o-lantern on your head. Do it in a safe place and make sure you can breathe. Timelapse video required.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth; sing the Purple People Eater song
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.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Colorado state motto means to you with the Colorado flag waving in the background.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
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!)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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)
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)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Have a corn husking race. Challenge 2 strangers to husk cobs faster than you. 15 second video. Include totem. Clean up the mess.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
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)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST DEN 2017.
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.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
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 cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Take a cooking class and learn to cook something new.
**** 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
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out in your yard as if you were tanning.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing Quidditch with another team's witch. Two totems required.
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit. Photo. Totem Required.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at City Park near Thatcher Fountain, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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)
Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
Hike to Boulder Falls, Take a team picture in front of the Falls.
Hike the Black Lake Trail. Take a picture at the trailhead and with the lake in the background. Totem Required.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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 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 make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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 sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Take a quick stroll up Chautauqua Trail; Take a picture in front of the first and second flatiron.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a 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.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Pearl Street in Boulder
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Go to the main stage and as a team dance to whatever band is playing.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Visit stein hoisting or keg bowling either as a participant or spectator.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Take a team photo with the giant bobble head.
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.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Post a screenshot.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Lip sync to the song Day-O and act out the scene from Beetlejuice
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges 😉
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.