Red Riding Hoodlums
Cotopaxi would love your help providing aid to Hurricane Maria relief in Puerto Rico. Please click the link in the push notifications to screenshot your donation.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 100 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
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.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, PSL, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Cotopaxi HQ, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Go to a public place and eat an onion 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)
Go to a busy part of Downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke") DO NOT DO THIS ON PRIVATE PROPERTY
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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.
Make a photo collage of 4 public skateparks in Utah. Remember your totem needs to be in each photo
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the 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.
Take a picture in the photobooth at Venture Out! Millfreaks anytime between 3-6pm at Canyon Rim Park (2900 E 3100 S)
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.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Impress us with your connections/access to one of Utah's professional sports teams.
Rake up a trash bags worth of leaves for a neighbor with their permission.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
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.
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
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.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
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)
Hold a formal freestyle rap off with a stranger not participating in the Questival.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Drop in on a bowl or ramp on a skateboard or bike
Go to a thrift store and create the most "basic" fall outfit you can.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
Make a 15 second video about how to properly set up an equalized anchor for repelling
Show us the breakfast you made while camping (premade food doesn't count) #CampEats
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Take a photo or video with a real live Larus californicus
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed can not roll more than 12"
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Somebody's Watching Me" by Rockwell.
Have a team member ollie over a skateboard on its side #pop
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Drop off one bag dry of Cat food at Best Friends Animal Society Pantry (back garage door on the east side of the building) between 10am-2pm. (2005 1100 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84106)
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Donate a blanket or coat to a homeless shelter of your choice.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
As a team sing the state song of Utah. Sing it loud sing it proud.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Shake hands with the mayor of any city in Utah
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Salt Lake City
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
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)
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Take a drive down up one of Utah's beautiful canyons during daylight hours, show us the views!
Visit a local ski resort and take a picture in front of resort sign
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat #hiyageorgie
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Create your greatest "Mummy Fashion" on a teammate using Toilet Paper. (Don't waste the toilet paper, sent it home with a teammate after for good use!)
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a fly rod #headwaters
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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).
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Get llama nail art.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Trekking poles vs no poles while hiking - Make a video about the pro's and Con's of both.
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Utah house/Senate (ie, HR 3990). Give us a 15 second review.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Do a real hurdle in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.)
Video a teammate throwing a maple doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Eat a meal cooked in the official State Cooking Pot of Utah
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit #watchyerfangers
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
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.
Clean and Jerk a hay bale that you have permission to use. Make sure to have proper form.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Make a sweet-sweet tire swing! Prove you made it through k
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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 nighttime hours.
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)
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
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 nighttime hours.
As a team pitch a tent (without the fly) in 15 seconds
While camping in the wilderness make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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 nighttime hours.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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 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 nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBER 2017.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
Take a picture of a ghost.
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin. #someta
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins in grass and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Get someone registered to vote #america
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Partake of the state dish of Utah with no hands.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Snack on the state fruit of Utah.
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Make a caramel apple, (or onion if you're feeling sassy) and share it with a friend not participating in Questival. Film their reaction. No store bought caramel apples.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Pet a real life black cat and tell him/her it's cuuuute for good luck
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Do some good for your local food bank by eating at any Even Stevens location during Questival. Take a photo with your food inside Even Stevens.
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.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Visit Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah state motto means to you.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival. #pinpals
Write a note with 10 things you love about Salt Lake City and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a photo in front of the world's first KFC
Take a photo under the SLC Chinatown Gates
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Find this manhole cover on a sidewalk (tap this challenge then tap GO>)
Find this sidewalk tile downtown (tap this challenge then tap GO>)
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
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #cranberries
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Find a tile that is reads, "2004 Salt Lake City Classic 5k Women's Overall Winner: Ingunn Earl" way to go Ingunn!
Find the words on a plaque that read, "The moon shall be fat knots of pine"
Take a team photo in front of the mural on the bridge at The Gallivan Center
Find and snap a pic of a Deseret News sidewalk art installation. Tell us in your caption what the headline read.
Find a Salt Lake Tribune sidewalk plaque that reads, "Hot Tamales"
Eat something from one of the Gallivan Center launch party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Make a 15 second demonstrating you know what and where watershed areas are in Utah. (tap this challenge for a reference map)
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the Gallivan Center. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
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.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Snap a team photo in front of the floating rock monument at The Gallivan Center
Find this cat at The Gallivan Center
Take Regent Street when walking from check-in to the Gallivan Center and take a pic in front on the Regent Street Green Pole on the street corner
Snap a photo of this on Regent St.
Find this "Evening Curtain" plaque on Regent St.
FInd and snap a photo of this Brigham Young sidewalk plaque on Regent St.
In 1860, how long did it take to mail a letter from SLC to San Francisco? show us the answer written on Regent St.
Snap a photo of a Maud May Babcock quote on Regent St.
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Successfully arrive at check-in (75 S. Main) having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Attend the FREE Basecamp Yoga at Cotopaxi on 10/18 and take a photo with a staff member from Cotopaxi or Seek Studio. Find more info @ Cotopaxi.com/events
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.