Natural Selection

Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
A crane made of our checklist packet :) #questival
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.
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Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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πŸ’© #questival
Try and find the last standing Standard Oil gas station
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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)
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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.
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This isn't awkward at all. #questival
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
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Step over the Andy Goldsworthy Drawn Crack art to avoid breaking your mothers back
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Don't fall in the crack! #questival
Drop off flowers in honor of the heroes at Heroes Grove Memorial
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Write a note with 10 things you love about San Francisco and leave it for someone else to find.
We ❀️ SF #questival
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second Bob Ross tutorial video on how to paint the Painted Ladies in front of the Painted Ladies. Be sure to use an easel and the color "Van Dyke Brown".
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Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Lafayette Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
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Go football players! 🏈 #questival
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.
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Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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Visit the small columned memorial of the destruction of 1906 that sits on the edge of a lake
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Find the 13 trees planted to represent the original colonies. Take a photo of the plaque commemorating this forgotten monument
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Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
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Enjoy the view of "Three Gems" has to offer
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Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Paper crane #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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Full House! #questival #toomanycooks
Pay your respects to the fairies at Faery Door in Golden Gate Park
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Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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This took several tries but he did it! #questival
Take a photo or video with a wild Eschscholzia californica
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Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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Olympic gymnastics training? Maybe not... #questival
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.
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Run Forest Run! #questival
Take a photo of a real live San Francisco Bison during daylight hours
Given! #questival
Take a science-y team photo outside of the California Academy of Sciences museum. Come back another day for a proper visit (San Francisco resident free day info tap this challenge then tap GO >)
so pensive #questival
Make a video of your team walking though Mescaline Grove with Jurassic Park music in the background
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what kind of dinosaur are you??? #questival
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.
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Chilaquiles are πŸ’΅πŸ’΄πŸ’ΈπŸ’ΆπŸ’· #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Introducing team Natural Selection! #questival
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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Fetch beast moded it! #questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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Rueben!! #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Mountain Lake Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Llamas!! #questival
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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Donating πŸ“– to the cutest little library πŸ“š #questival
Find the eight sided house that was once used to watch for incoming ships at the Golden Gate.
octogon house #questival
Take a photo of the Camera Obscura & Holograph Collection #someta
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As a team, peep the Ruins of the Sutro Baths
Peep? #questival
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.
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Panda in the sky! I can fly just as high! #questival
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)
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mucho sand in face #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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just another day at the beach #questival
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
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apparently this is how you meet hot men #questival
Do your best "windmill" dance move in front of a real Dutch Windmill
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You spin me right round baby right round #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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love is an open door! #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Art at the ocean #questival
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Donating food at a synagogue #questival
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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Happy Saturday to you! #questival
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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Ranking: 1) Kenny 2)Tiffany 3) Fletch 4) Kenny #questival
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Do you like my melon hat? #questival
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.
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Happy Saturday to you! πŸŽŠπŸŽ‰ #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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Alpine butterfly knot #questival
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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"That's actually really good!" #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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no more gravity in the sunset! #questival
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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How do they do this in movies?? #questival
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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something's different about these birds #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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we had to do this twice...never forget the totem #questival
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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back streets back alright #questival
Eat an entire Cynara cardunculus var. scolymus
So tasty! #questival
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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like a boss! #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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"Oo it tastes like feet" #questival
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.
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mechanic lee #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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this πŸ₯• is limp!! #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Kenny is greedy!! #questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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sorry carrie! #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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prusik #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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bowline #questival
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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"this one's good, guys!" #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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health don't taste so good #questival
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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Are those raisins in there?? #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Snakes. I hate snakes. #questival
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
http://peeweechan.blogspot.com/2017/09/cotopaxi-questival.html?m=1 #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Not a problem in SF but... #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Malaria sucks #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Try #2 #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Beast mode! #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Grand View #questival #cotopaxi
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)
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Zen #questival
Take a photo of your team running up 163 steps of mosaic tiles steps
be crazier!! #questival
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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you have a small... #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SF 2017".
Natural Selection #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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don't waste water #questival
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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You're the greatest state of ALLLLLL! #questival
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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Goji berry?? #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of San Francisco
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who doesn't love fog? #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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midnight snacking at its finest #questival
Make a tutorial on how to remove the seed in an actual Persea Americana
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πŸ₯‘ are life #questival
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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bon voyage Tina! #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.
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High five planks πŸ–πŸ» #questival
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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Lionel would be proud #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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"I'm sinking!" #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Sleevies!! #questival
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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ping pong xylophone #questival
Visit the San Francisco pet cemetery
Visiting hours are over #questival
Take a team photo visiting of the last remaining relic of San Francisco's glittering 1915 Panama Pacific Exposition
PoFA #questival
Take a selfie in front of a Yoda Fountain
Looking good you are #questival
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.
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FIRE!!! #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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never trust a Croatian #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Awkwardly long hug #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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Do! Good! #questival
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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arm wrestle some Croatians! #questival #overthetop
Make a video of your team conducting the music coming from The Wave Organ
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It's the Cotopaxi countdown! #questival
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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It's fun to sing with other teams at the Y-M-C-A! #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
COTOPAXI!!!!!!! Kickin off the awesome weekend with... what??? a parking spot??? This is gonna be awesom!!!! #questival
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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Kenny obviously needs practice #questival
Make a 15 second video about your favorite product Cotopaxi makes and tell us why!
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Love that Luzon! #questival
Take a team photo with your new Luzon backpacks in a creative way. #art
how do you wear these bag things #art #questival
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
The half-face selfie is an art style. Hi Llama Miguel! #questival
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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Giant bucket pong! #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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I want a Toothless #questival
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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Inspired by Parent Trap! #questival
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.
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Technically a Navajo Tribal Park, but one of the places we've both really been itching to visit! #questival