Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during 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.
Get help from strangers and spell "OKTOBERQUEST" using one human body to make each one of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
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.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Take a dip in the Saratoga Hot Springs - 0.5 mi. Easy
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat #hiyageorgie
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Make some homemade root beer with dry ice. Give a toast to someone.
Find and photograph a Golden Spike commemorative quarter.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Trekking poles vs no poles while hiking - Make a video about the pro's and Con's of both.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
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)
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
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)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Visit a local ski resort and take a picture in front of resort sign
Take a drive down up one of Utah's beautiful canyons during daylight hours, show us the views!
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
Go to a thrift store and create the most "basic" fall outfit you can.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
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)
Power your phone with solar during the Questival
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Salt Lake City and leave it for someone else to find.
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.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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 list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Utah house/Senate (ie, HR 3990). Give us a 15 second review.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Do the Eggnog Mile. Run a mile while drinking a 16 oz. cup of eggnog at every 1/4 mile (every lap if you're on a track). Timelapse video required. #returntosender
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
Hold a formal freestyle rap off with a stranger not participating in the Questival.
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.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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 not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBER 2017.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
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.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
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.
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Clean and Jerk a hay bale that you have permission to use. Make sure to have proper form.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Using baseball mitts and a regulation ball, play catch with an old-timer. Ask him who their favorite member of the 61 Yankees is.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Hike a designated trail of your choice! (not one listed already on the challenge list)
Howl like a pack of wolves in a public park for 15 seconds at dawn.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah state motto means to you.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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."
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Dress up in all orange and try to camouflage in with some pumpkins.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Ride a unicycle. The kind with one wheel, one seat and pedals.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Find some roller skates (not blades), and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins in grass and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Partake of the state dish of Utah with no hands.
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!)
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
***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
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Eat a meal cooked in the official State Cooking Pot of Utah
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
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.
Perform a magic trick for a stranger on the street and tell them you ran out of treats.
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.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Snack on the state fruit of Utah.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
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.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a photo in front of the world's first KFC
Take a photo under the SLC Chinatown Gates
Successfully arrive at check-in (75 S. Main) having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Find this "Evening Curtain" plaque on Regent St.
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 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
FInd and snap a photo of this Brigham Young sidewalk plaque on Regent St.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Salt Lake City
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Make a 15 second demonstrating you know what and where watershed areas are in Utah. (tap this challenge for a reference map)
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.