Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Partake of the state dish of Texas with no hands.
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
As a team pitch a tent (without the fly) in 15 seconds
Take a photo or video with a real live Carya illinoinensis and then pop it in your mouth for a sweet-sweet treat **this nut contains nuts**
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.
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, 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.
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (4pm-5pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Wolf Pen Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Take a hike at D.A. "Andy" Anderson Arboretum and take a team photo collage of your team on the trail and a tracking screenshot.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 13th thing on the menu. #lucky13
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Take a quick hike on Post Oak Trail, (0.89 miles RT) and take a team photo at mile 0.5 facing east during daylight hours.
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)
Run the Raccoon Run Trail, (0.83 miles RT)
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Hike Deer Run, 1.64 miles RT and take a east facing photo at mile 0.75 during daylight hours.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Hike the Iron Bridge Trail, (1.19 miles RT) and take a team photo at mile 0.5 facing east during daylight hours.
Find and cross a wooden bridge at Lick Creek Park during daylight hours.
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about sweet-sweet College Station and leave it for someone else to find.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Clean and Jerk a hay bale that you have permission to use. Make sure to have proper form.
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
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
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)
Find and photograph the 28th state to be admitted into the Union's, official quarter.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market. #nofarmsnofood
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds somewhere on N Main St.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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."
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a maple doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Trekking poles vs no poles while hiking - Make a video about the pro's and Con's of both.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit #watchyerfangers
Take a photo or video with a wild Lupinus Texensis
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Pay your respects at the West Gate WWI Memorial
Visit the "First Lady of A&M" and take a team pic with her
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Reinact the waterfountain scene from Oceans 11 infront of the Rudder Fountain
Take a crystal clear photo infront of the “Crystal Tree” sculpture.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Take a team family photo the sculpture "Arch 406" (make sure both human and dog are in the photo)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
Take a team photo with your new Luzons!