Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Find a statue of the 16th president of the United States on University of Wisconsin-Madison campus
Find a living specimen of the oficial state tree of Wisconsin and give it a hug. Don't you dare damage that tree.
Do a bellyflop off a public dock into a lake
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
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)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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 photo at the Thai Pavilion in Olbrich Botanical Gardens. Please be respectful of the other patrons.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Burr Jones Park, (aka Burr Jones Field), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
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.)
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)
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)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Wisconsin
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Visit the Wisconsin State Capitol
Give a toast to a teamate with the official State Beverage of Wisconcin
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Write a note with 10 things you love about Wisconsin and leave it for someone else to find.
Eat the official state pastry of Wisconsin. Tell us what it is in your caption.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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 make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. 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.
Find a birds nest with eggs in it IN NATURE. NOT EGGS YOU BOUGHT FROM A STORE. Real bird eggs.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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 nighttime hours.
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.
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.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds somewhere downtown.
Do your best to recreate a Mad City Ski team formation on dry land
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Madison 2017.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
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.
Play a round of Cornhole, or giant connect 4, at the Festival with another team.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Have a teammate record you participating in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Pick up your 18L Luzon Daypack, and take a team photo showing us which colors you chose.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.