The Couch Mollusks

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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Eno River State Park #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Eno River State Park #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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Eno River State Park #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.
Eno River State Park #questival
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
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Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
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Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
The blue cheese that will find its way to to back of the fridge to live there for years to come. #questival
Create your own Questival challenge and film your team doing it. Tell us what it is in the caption and post on social media inviting your friends to complete your challenge as well. Use the hashtag #QuestivalDaily"
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Longboard while being pulled by your dog #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for The Triangle.
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NC Museum of Art #questival
Find this place, and go there with your team. Tell us where it is in the caption. (tap this challenge then tap GO to see what we mean)
NC Museum of Art #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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State Flower: Dogwood #questival
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
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Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at Halifax Mall. The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
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Take a photo with either the North Carolina State Flower, or North Carolina State Wildflower. Must be a real-life living specimen. Tell us what you chose in the caption.
State Flower: Dogwood #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
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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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After one of your teamates accomplshes a particularly difficult challenge, grab something to drink and honor them with the official toast of North Carolina. Tell us in the caption what your teamate did to deserve said toast.
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My teammate walked two lengths of a slack line without falling! #questival
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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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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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)
Clockwise from top left: squirrel, ant, spider, snail. Look closely. #questival
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.
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Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
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Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
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Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented
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The "Schusy" #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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The phone used to take it originally wouldn't upload. "Tearin Up My Heart" #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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3 loops are even better than two! #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Take a photo near the globe at the North Carolina Musuem of Natural Sciences. Tell us a little-known scientific fact in your caption.
The Darien Gap between Panama and Columbia has no roads and is impassable by land vehicles. #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about The Triangle and leave it for someone else to find.
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Take a team photo in front of one of the statues at the North Carolina Capital. Tell us why the statue is important in your caption.
The statue honors the sacrifice and hardships of women in N.C. During the civil war. #questival
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us at Moore Square in raleigh. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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Get llama nail art.
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Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
"The Good of the Hive" #questival
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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Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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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.
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She guessed right! #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Find out what the North Carolina State Motto is, than film a video illustrating how your team lives up to it
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Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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9 seconds #questival
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater 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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9 seconds #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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Hike Cabelands Trail to Eno Quary Trail (2 miles) and take a photo at the Quary (the swimming hole) (tap this challenge, then tap GO for more info)
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Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
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#questival #forthosewhodo
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
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Loblolly Pine #questival
Hug the official State Tree of North Carolina. Tell us what it is in the caption.
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Loblolly Pine #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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The Conservators Center in Burlington. #questival
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
The Conservators Center in Burlington. #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
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#questival #cotopaxi
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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Prickly Pear #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Cave Man Charcoal Llama #questival
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
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The dog doesn't howl, go figure. #questival
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
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While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
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Kesha! #questival
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Andes mints and Sprinkles as an extra ingredient! #questival
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)
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Go to Morehead-Patterson Bell Tower sometime on the hour and film it ringing
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10pm! #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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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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Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal. Two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
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Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
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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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Find and photograph a North Carolina State Quarter.
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Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
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Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
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Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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The Humble Pig #questival
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
The Humble Pig #questival
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
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The Humble Pig #questival
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
The Humble Pig #questival
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
The Humble Pig #questival #cotopaxi
Grab a High Brew at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
The Humble Pig #questival #forthosewhodo
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.
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Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
The Humble Pig #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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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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Yosemite #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
The Eno River Gorge in Durham. If you get there at sunrise you have this serene place to yourself. Take a dip and watch the world wake up from your private swimming pool! #questival