Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah
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
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Take a photo in front of the world's first KFC
Take a photo under the SLC Chinatown Gates
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Cotopaxi would love your help providing aid to Hurricane Maria relief in Puerto Rico. Please click the link in the push notifications to screenshot your donation.
PRO TIP: put a hot water bottle at the bottom of your sleeping bag while you sleep at night to keep warm. Isn't it great? Show us you did it and tell us about it.
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)
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.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds somewhere on PIERPONT AVE
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Go to a busy part of Downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke") DO NOT DO THIS ON PRIVATE PROPERTY
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Take a seat at "Benches" interactive art installation
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
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)
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
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.
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.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Salt Lake City
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Donate a blanket or coat to a homeless shelter of your choice.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Clean and Jerk a hay bale that you have permission to use. Make sure to have proper form.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Somebody's Watching Me" by Rockwell.
Hit a bullseye with a bow and arrow at an archery range. #becarefultonothurtanyone
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
Visit a historic site/do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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!)
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)
Get llama nail art.
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.
Partake of the state dish of Utah with no hands.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Shake hands with the mayor of any city in Utah
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Rake up a trash bags worth of leaves for a neighbor with their permission.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
Recreate your favorite Utah sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Using baseball mitts and a regulation ball, play catch with an old-timer. Ask him who their favorite member of the 61 Yankees is.
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
Trekking poles vs no poles while hiking - Make a video about the pro's and Con's of both.
Make a sweet-sweet tire swing! Prove you made it through k
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Find a birds nest with eggs in it IN NATURE. NOT EGGS YOU BOUGHT FROM A STORE. Real bird eggs.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 100 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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 picture of a ghost.
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.
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin. #someta
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Ride a unicycle. The kind with one wheel, one seat and pedals.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Dress up in all orange and try to camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat #hiyageorgie
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Pet a real life black cat and tell him/her it's cuuuute for good luck
Knit a tiny scarf for a cat then give it to a cat.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
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.
***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
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins in grass and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
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.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Impress us with your connections/access to one of Utah's professional sports teams.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Perform a magic trick for a stranger on the street and tell them you ran out of treats.
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.)
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space that is not check-in or a checkpoint. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Hike a designated trail of your choice! (not one listed already on the challenge list)
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)
Hug an Amelanchier and in your caption tell us where you found it.
Take in the majesty that is Pando, one of the largest organisms on earth
Take a photo or video with a wild Calochortus nuttallii
Show us how to Spot someone correctly while bouldering. #spoons
Sing the TLC hit song Don't Go Chasing Waterfalls at a natural waterfall. recreating their outfits from the music video is encouraged. DON'T GET IN THE WATER.
Take a drive down up one of Utah's beautiful canyons during daylight hours, show us the views!
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, PSL, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Rice-Eccles Stadium or Lavell Edwards Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBER 2017.
Hold a formal freestyle rap off with a stranger not participating in the Questival.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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.
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #cranberries
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Utah house/Senate (ie, HR 3990). Give us a 15 second review.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Salt Lake City and leave it for someone else to find.
Make some homemade root beer with dry ice. Give a toast to someone.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Video a teammate throwing a maple doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
***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
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a pack of wolves in a public park for 15 seconds at dawn.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Video a teammate eating an entire tofurkey
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Find and photograph a Golden Spike commemorative quarter.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Snack on the state fruit of Utah.
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.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Take a dip in the Saratoga Hot Springs - 0.5 mi. Easy
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
As a team pitch a tent (without the fly) in 15 seconds
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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 in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Eat a meal cooked in the official State Cooking Pot of Utah
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 nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. 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.
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.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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 Utah. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah state motto means to you.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Successfully arrive at check-in (75 S. Main) having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Do a real hurdle in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.)
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.
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."
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
Eat something from one of the Gallivan Center launch party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, 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)
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.
Find a tile that is reads, "2004 Salt Lake City Classic 5k Women's Overall Winner: Ingunn Earl" way to go Ingunn!
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.
Snap a team photo in front of the floating rock monument at The Gallivan Center
Take a team photo in front of the mural on the bridge at The Gallivan Center
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Find the words on a plaque that read, "The moon shall be fat knots of pine"
Find this cat at The Gallivan Center
In 1860, how long did it take to mail a letter from SLC to San Francisco? show us the answer written on Regent St.
Snap a photo of this on Regent St.
Find this "Evening Curtain" plaque on Regent St.
FInd and snap a photo of this Brigham Young sidewalk plaque on Regent St.
Find a Salt Lake Tribune sidewalk plaque that reads, "Hot Tamales"
Snap a photo of a Maud May Babcock quote on Regent St.
Find and snap a pic of a Deseret News sidewalk art installation. Tell us in your caption what the headline read.
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
Make a 15 second demonstrating you know what and where watershed areas are in Utah. (tap this challenge for a reference map)
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Attend the FREE Basecamp Yoga at Cotopaxi on 10/18 and take a photo with a staff member from Cotopaxi or Seek Studio. Find more info @ Cotopaxi.com/events
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.