PNW Adventure Crew
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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)
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.
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.
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)
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Make an omage to the 'Double Rainbow' video about Proxy Falls at Proxy Falls.
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Get llama nail art.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Oregon's professional sports teams.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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)
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Oregon.
Visit the Oregon state capitol building and take a video sharing an interesting fact about Oregon.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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.
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.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Recreate your favorite Oregon sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Recreate your favorite Everclear music video.
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
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Hike to Kelley Point. Make a 15 second National Geographic style commentary in the video on the two rivers that converge.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Take a photo in the Gazebo at the end of the Smith and Bybee Lakes Hike.
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)
Take a photo or video with the official State Flower of Oregon.
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.
Take a hike to Witches Castle durning daylight hours and tell us how many steps it took to get there in the 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).
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Make a 15 second music video with lyrics about Mt. Hood
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Make a photo collage of a wild flower, a moss tree, the boardwalk and a bridge from the Woods Park Loop Hike
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Hug a pseudotsuga menziesii.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Portland and leave it for someone else to find.
Make a timelapse video of any Tryon Creek State Natural Area loop hike between 7am-7pm.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
As a team sing the state song of Oregon. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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 >
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Partake of the unofficial State Pie of Oregon with no hands. *hint* it begins with Marion...
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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 nightime hours.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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 nightime hours.
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 nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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)
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 nightime hours.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Tell us in a video what the ultimate treasure find would be while visiting the Orginal Geocache Tribute Plaque. (there is more to life than money)
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Take a 15 second video and tell us what the Oregon state motto means to you.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
As a team, hike to the highest point of Pittock Mansion loop. Take a team photo like you just summited Everest.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Portland. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Recreate your favorite scene from the TV series Portlandia.
Take a picture of your entire team pretending to shake hands with the Portlandia statue.
Take a photo of your team enjoying the smallest park in Portland.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Make a 15 second video while hiking the Oaks Bottom Loop that zooms in on a bird at some point duting the video.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Play a round of Kubb over at The Dyrt's tent with another team.
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)
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the next to the Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Visit Island Girl's Lunchbox or Tropical Sno and buy one of your teammates something tasty.
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.
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.