Beast Mode 6
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.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Jump up on a Soapbox in public and recite some OutKast lyrics as thoughtfully as possible.
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.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
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)
Reenact your favorite Astros moment from this world series in a 15 second video!
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.
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
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
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.
Make some homemade root beer with dry ice. Give a toast to someone.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
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."
Video your best scare on a teammate.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Reenact a scene from your favorite movie/tv show that takes place in Texas.
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Donate a blanket or coat to a homeless shelter of your choice.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 13th thing on the menu. #lucky13
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
Drop in on a bowl or ramp on a skateboard or bike
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Make a caramel apple, (or onion if you're feeling sassy) and share it with a friend not participating in Questival. Film their reaction. No store bought caramel apples.
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)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Make a team video explaining why everything is bigger in Texas
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume #igotarock
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Make a sweet-sweet tire swing! Prove you made it though k
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Somebody's Watching Me" by Rockwell.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Houston
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy Fall-Day To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
As a team pitch a tent (without the fly) in 15 seconds
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.
Take a pic of the battleship at San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Snap a pic of the USS Texas (BB-35)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
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)
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Show us the breakfast you made while camping (premade food doesn't count) #CampEats
Power your phone with solar during the Questival
Make a 15 second video leading another team in a stretching routine
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Explore Galveston Island State Parks Freshwater Pond Loop. Show us you the pond. Be prepared for the parks entry $5 fee
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Explore Galveston Island State Parks Prairie Trail. Be prepared for the parks entry $5 fee
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 make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Explore Galveston Island State Park Duck Lake. Be prepared for the parks entry $5 fee
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)
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.
Howl like a pack of wolves in a public park for 15 seconds at dawn.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Video a teammate throwing a maple doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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 #newschoolshoes
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Snack on the state fruit of Texas
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Partake of the state dish of Texas with no hands.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Find and photograph the 28th state to be admitted into the Union's, official quarter.
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!)
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
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)
Snack on the state vegetable of Texas
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.
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Take a picture of a ghost.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
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.
Go to a thrift store and create the most "basic" fall outfit you can.
Write a note with 10 things you love about sweet-sweet Houston and leave it for someone else to find.
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.