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Take a 15 second video and tell us what the Oregon state motto means to you.
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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)
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.
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)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Portland and leave it for someone else to find.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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.
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.)
As a team, hike to the highest point of Pittock Mansion loop. Take a team photo like you just summited Everest.
Make a 15 second music video with lyrics about Mt. Hood
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on SW Yamhill St. Do a little research and tell us something about the location's history in your caption.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Go to a busy part of Downtown Portland put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a photo of your team enjoying the smallest park in Portland.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Oregon, Washington, California, Idaho, Nevada and Utah.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Recreate your favorite scene from the TV series Portlandia.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Cathedral City Park (6635 N Baltimore Ave, Portland, OR 97203), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Take a photo in the Gazebo at the end of the Smith and Bybee Lakes Hike.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Find a birds nest with eggs in it IN NATURE. NOT EGGS YOU BOUGHT FROM A STORE. Real bird eggs.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
As a team sing the state song of Oregon. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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)
Hike to the end of Warrior Point Hike on Sauvie Island and tell us what year the Lighthouse was built in your caption.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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.
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 nightime hours.
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 nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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)
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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)
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Partake of the unofficial State Pie of Oregon with no hands. *hint* it begins with Marion...
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Make a 15 second video while hiking the Oaks Bottom Loop that zooms in on a bird at some point duting the video.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
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)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
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.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Visit Island Girl's Lunchbox or Tropical Sno and buy one of your teammates something tasty.
Play a round of Kubb over at The Dyrt's tent with another team.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the next to the Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.