Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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)
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at The Boardwalk at Waterfront park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Find the local Wizard of OZ "Flying Monkeys" in Burlington and take a team picture as if they are chasing you.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 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.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Get llama nail art.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Vermont
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Church Street.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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.
Find and photograph "Democracy" by W.F. Herrick. Tell us what it means to you in your caption.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Find a man made structure composed of one of the official rocks of the state of vermont. Tell us which rock the structure is made of, and what the structure is in your caption.
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)
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)
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
Find and photograph a living specimen of either the state bird, state insect, or state butterfly of Vermont. Tell us what it is and where you found it in your caption.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Visit the Lake Champlain Monster Monument and tell a scary story to your teammates.
Find and photograph a unique looking downtown bike rack designed by Kat Clear
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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 an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Visit the Burlington Earth Clock during daylight hours. Figure out how to use it to well what time of day it is, and upload a video showing us how.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
Visit the World's Tallest Filing Cabinet, take a photo in front of it and make it your Linkedin profile picture. Upload a screenshot as proof. Don't forget your totem.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Oakledge Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Do a little research about fire safety and upload a video sharing what you learned.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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)
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Eat the official state fruit of vermont prepared your favorite way. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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)
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Burlington.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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!).
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Hug the official state tree of Vermont. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Eat a dish featuring the official state flavor of Vermont, tell us what you ate and where you got it in your caption.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Find and photograph "Whale Tails" by Jim Sardonis
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Roadtrip to Emily’s Bridge in Stowe. Take a picture there at night and see if you capture any ghosts.
Visit "Ben & Jerry's Flavor Graveyard". Tell us what your favorite flavor is in your caption.
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).
Give a toast to a teammate and then take a swig of the official state beverage of Vermont. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Vermont and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a roadtrip to the Crown Point Bridge, and take a team photo with the bridge in the background.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Burlington 2017.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
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.
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.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone.
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You could win sweet truth merch!
Play one of the yard games set up in the festival area against another team.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at The Champlain Valley Exposition having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transportation.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.