Alpaca My Bags
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
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.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
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.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
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 or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Do your best impression of the state reptile of California.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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)
PRIZE CHALLENGE! Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Craft your own version of the California state artifact.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the Central valley of California.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Take a 15 second video sharing your favorite hiking trail and explain why.
Hike Clark's Hole Trail and take a team photo at Clarke's Hole.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this statue. Hint, it's not in Sacramento. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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)
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 5th thing on the menu.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Sacramento and leave it for someone else to find.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
During daylight hours take a 15 second video with the state capital building in the background and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Play cornhole at the Festival with another team
Play Giant "Beer" Pong 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.
Take a team photo with the Mount Cotopaxi photo backdrop on the backside of the store.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take part as a competior or spectator in the dance off. Get a photo/video of the best dance moves. #goforthegold!
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Take a selfie or a team picture with one of the Questival flags.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.