MamaLlama: Beast Mode
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Get llama nail art.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:24pm)
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Check-in/checkpoints don't count also don't forget your totem)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Go to a public place where music is playing (not the check-in festival) and challenge a stranger to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! Complete this challenge outside of check-in/checkpoints)
2 - TIMEFRAME (5-7pm) - We'll be at Bellagio Fountains for a puzzling experience.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find the Art-O-Mat vending machines on the strip. Buy some art if you feel so inclined.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Take a photo or video with a wild Sagebrush
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Impromptu rolled-up sock dodgeball with non-Questival participants who agree to play with you.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Las Vegas
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Hug a pinus monophylla or pinus longaeva.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
As a team sing the state song of Nevada. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Do a team cheer with the Vegas skyline in the background atop Exploration Peak during open hours.... no trespassing. :)
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon
Make a 15 second video of you suggestion what food should be the official state food of Nevada.
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.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Grab a stamp on your passport when you meet us at the top of the short Exploration Peak Park Hike. We'll be at the top. of the hike waiting to say hi.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Recreate your favorite Nevada historical moment.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Nevada state motto means to you.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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.
Find and photograph a Nevada State Quarter.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Feed one of your teamates a piece of Country Archer Jerky in a creative way
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Sing a Joshua Tree your favorite U2 song. Make sure that your are really giving it your best.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Get low - Visit the lowest location in the US.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find life in Death Valley - Frolic in the super bloom
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Visit an abandoned mining town (Rhyolite).
Hold a Adho Mukha Śvānāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #intermediate
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Hold a Śavāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #beginner
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Take a photo of a wild burro.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:47am)
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Make a scarf out of a blanket and talk to people in a public place in a British accent about fancy things.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
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)
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
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
Go to a higly foot-trafficked part of Las Vegas (maybe Fremont). Put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Las Vegas Shows (i.e. Blue man group, Donnie Osmond, Penn and Teller, etc.)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nevada/Las Vegas and leave it for someone else to find.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Relax and do some tai chi at the Wynn's koi pond.
Perform at an open mic night at a comedy club (not a karaoke bar, come on guys). Give it your best shot. #youcandoit
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Visit a historic site/ do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
Find and take a team photograph with this working sculpture. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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 >)
Visit the "Pipe Dream" statue and do your best blue man group impersonation.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Go to LAYOP. Search their store to find the name of our LAYOP Kids Turtle. Take a picture of his name when you find it and get a FREE sticker prize from them.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Explore the innovative and beautiful Container Park and take a team photo at the Treehouse.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malarya then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Pick up 20 pieces of trash in/around the Container Park and throw it away in the proper bin. Take a picture of your bounty before tossing it.
Take a selfie or a team picture with a real llama (Cusco) OR Miguel the Llama (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Grab a can of High Brew Coffee Drink (at least one) at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Make a snapchat post at the festival and use The Questival geofilter. (Screenshot)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at the Container Park having parked legally and lawfully or having used public transport.
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. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.