Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles. (store bought cake does not count)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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)
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.
Take a photo next to the 3rd largest seated Abraham Lincoln statue in the world (allegedly).
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.
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.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
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 BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find us at Ann Morrison park (where we had check-in). The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
Go to a busy pedestrian area, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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"
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
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.
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)
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Get llama nail art.
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
As a team, roll down the hill on the property of the one time home of Idaho's late Potatoe King. Be careful.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger 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)
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Take a photo in front of River Sculpture, by Alison Sky. Tell us what river the sculpture represents in the caption.
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
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Do a little research about the Basque People, and take a team photo at the basque Block. Tell us something you learned in the caption.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Upload a photo collage of 4 Boise traffic boxes featuring the work of local artists. Tell us which is your favorite in the caption.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Boise
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Hug the official State Tree of Idaho. Tell us its latin name in the caption
Take a team photo in front of the Capitol Building. Tell us what the official Idaho State nickname is in the caption.
Take a team photo in front of Penny Postcard: A Hometown Greeting by Mark Baltes. Tell us what your team's favorite thing about Boise is in your caption.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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)
Sing the State Song of Idaho as a team at the Boise Train Depot
Take a photo in front of Aero Agoseris by Mark Baltes.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
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.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds in a busy place.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us in Camel's Back Park. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area away from checkpoints/check-in, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boise and leave it for someone else to find.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Treasure Valley, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
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.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Find a lactating farm animal (i.e. cow, goat, etc.), and with permission from the owner, squirt the milk directly into your mouth.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Take a team photo overlooking the Snake River in the Morley Nelson Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area. In the caption, tell us one of the types of birds of prey you can find in this area.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Create a 15 second video telling us about your favorite place in Idaho to have an outdoor adventure.
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)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Ride a unicycle
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Eat the official vegetable of Idaho prepared in your favorite way
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 Guy Fieri while you eat it. Remember to say "money" over and over to be authentic.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Recreat a scene from Star Wars at Bruneau Sand Dunes
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water. Make sure we can clearly see that you've done it.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Take a photo with Boise Wings by Adam Levinthal in the background. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
PlayHard GiveBack wants you to perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Sink a disc golf shot from 20 feet at a disc golf course in Ann Morrison park during daylight hours.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal. Two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
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)
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.
Take a team photo with the Techo 3 tent in front of the Cotopaxi mobile retail unit.
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.
Take a selfie in front of the Corvette in the festival area. You can also enter a raffle to win the car or a trip to Mexico.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.