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.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Go to a thrift store and create the most "basic" fall outfit you can.
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 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Take a quick hike on Post Oak Trail, (0.89 miles RT) and take a team photo at mile 0.5 facing east during daylight hours.
Hike the Iron Bridge Trail, (1.19 miles RT) and take a team photo at mile 0.5 facing east during daylight hours.
Hike Deer Run, 1.64 miles RT and take a east facing photo at mile 0.75 during daylight hours.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Find and cross a wooden bridge at Lick Creek Park during daylight hours.
Run the Raccoon Run Trail, (0.83 miles RT)
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)
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Snack on the state vegetable of Texas
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for College Station
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Reenact your favorite Astros moment from this world series in a 15 second video!
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat #hiyageorgie
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes #newschoolshoes
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Do the Jack Skellington Mile. Run an entire mile with a jack-o-lantern on your head. Do it in a safe place and make sure you can breathe. Timelapse video required.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
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!)
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Show us how to Spot someone correctly while bouldering. #spoons
Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Video a teammate throwing a maple doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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 photo or video with a real live Carya illinoinensis and then pop it in your mouth for a sweet-sweet treat **this nut contains nuts**
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Snack on the state fruit of Texas
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Texas house/Senate. Give us a 15 second review.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
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)
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)
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market. #nofarmsnofood
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Make a team video explaining why everything is bigger in Texas
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Take a crystal clear photo infront of the “Crystal Tree” sculpture.
Write a note with 10 things you love about sweet-sweet College Station and leave it for someone else to find.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Howl like a pack of wolves in a public park for 15 seconds at dawn.
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Reinact the waterfountain scene from Oceans 11 infront of the Rudder Fountain
Visit the "First Lady of A&M" and take a team pic with her
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Kyle Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Pay your respects at the West Gate WWI Memorial
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)
Take a team family photo the sculpture "Arch 406" (make sure both human and dog are in the photo)
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a team photo infront of the "Welcome to Aggieland" water tower during daylight hours.
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."
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Take a picture of a ghost.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
As a team hold hands while walking under the Century Tree to ensure your team commrodery last forever #awe
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.
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume #igotarock
As a team recreate this photo :) (tap this challenge then tap GO>)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
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 share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime 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 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.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
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.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Take a team photo with your new Luzons!
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.