Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Complete this challenge where swimming is permitted. Bring a towel!
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite Colorado sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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 the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
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 >
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.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Sloans Lake Park (Northwest side Near Sheridan and W Byron Pl, 39.752619, -105.052205), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan acordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Find and take a team photograph with this adorable statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a creative team picture with the the city flag of Denver.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
As a team sing the state song of Colorado. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Enjoy some a snack (maybe some Country Archer Jerky) in the wilderness somewhere with your team.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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 a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Colorado state motto means to you.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example 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.
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
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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)
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part in one of the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competitions that take place on the stage, 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)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Pick two teammates and do your best impersonation of the giant white statues at the check-in.
Seek out the Bobo's Oat Bars team and get a free sample for you and your team.
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 in the tent next to the Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Share some food/drink with one of your teammates.
Grab a High Brew sample for you and your team. Take a photo with your delicious beverages. Save at least one for a later challenge.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.