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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.
Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
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.
Take a take photo at the lifesize bronze casting of the 'Preaching Buddha'
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Relax and do some tai chi at the International Peace Gardens
Hug an Amelanchier and in your caption tell us where you found it.
Find a statue by Dennis Smith that depicts two children playing Cat's Cradle.
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.
Get a photo of entire team on a spiral staircase.
Drop in on a bowl or ramp on a skateboard or bike
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any Utah based band.
Take a picture in the elevator at Salt Lake City Public Library
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Recreate a viking funeral with a shopping cart and nerf weapons.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
COMPLETE BOTH OF SATURDAYS COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-8pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cotopaxi HQ (75 S Main St), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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 >
**PRIZE CHALLENGE**Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
Make a 15 second commercial for Salt lake City
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
Show us how high you can build a house of cards without using any glue, tape, other binding/stabilizing helps etc.
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.
Film a video of your team playing your favorite summer yard game
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Post something you don't need anymore on KSL or craigslist. It has to be something that someone else would actually want.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Liberty Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Take a photo in front of the world's first KFC
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Have a muscle-down pose-off with a stranger at a fitness location. Challenge them to a "pose-with-your-muscles-on-full-display" photo shoot.
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the 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.
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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah State Motto means to you.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Sing the Utah state song
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Celebrate a local teacher. Make their day brighter!
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
Find the biggest rock you can and have a contest to see who can throw it the farthest just like in Braveheart.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Visit a local ski resort and take a picture in front of resort sign
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Take a drive down up one of Utah's beautiful canyons during daylight hours, show us the views!
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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)
Sing a song with your team as if you were the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book. #readingisFUNdamental
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SLC 2017".
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.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, wrap them in a blanket and play/sing the theme music from ET.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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 a peaceful outdoors space, sit down and take 5 minutes to relax in silence and enjoy the moment. (Timelapse, don't forget your totem)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Ride a unicycle.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Have a foot race with a canine. Human vs wiener in an epic battle for foot speed glory.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Float in the Great Salt Lake
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Take a photo or video with a real live California Gunn, the official State Bird of Utah.
Take a picture at Trolley Square
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Create a forced-perspective team photo at the Bonneville Salt Flats
Find Wendover Will and take a picture posing like him.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border showing how excited you are.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "My Heart Will Go On".
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Find and photograph a New York State Quarter.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Utah and leave it for someone else to find.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
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
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
Make a fort in your house and hang out in there
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Show us your fidget spinner moves, then throw your fidget spinner in the trash and do literally anything else
Take a team photo in front of the Utah state capitol building.
Count how many steps there are up to the entrance of the Utah Capital. Divide that number by 5. Now name the shape that has that many sides. Take a photo of your answer written on a napkin in RED ink.
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)
Do a humans of new york style post about someone you met at Questival.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Take a seat at "Benches" interactive art installation
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Wipe Out! Inflatable obstacle course with ---Olympus Hills Shopping
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 8:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Play bocce ball with a team member from Nate Wade Subaru
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.
Climb the rock climbing wall at the Momentum climbing wall
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Do push ups on a bosu ball at Iron Pink Fitness's booth
Take a picture shaking hands with a member of the Venture Out! crew and "thanking them" for being great people
Compete in the Giant Team Ski race, what is that? Ask around and find out. :)
Participate in the Jousting Challenge with a member of another Questival team
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Build and race a Lego car with Avalon Health Care
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
There are real live llamas amongst us! Take a team picture with them. Be kind and respectful.
Go and do the disc golf challenge
Splash down on New Era Media’s 150' slip 'n slide
Come to one of the Cotopaxi community events during the month of July. Check out events at cotopaxi.com/events. Take a photo with a staff member.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.