Boulder one problem outdoors.
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)
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Take a video of a real Bore Tide from afar and don't forget to include your totem!
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Anchorage
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.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Alaska
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-6pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cuddy Family Midtown Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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).
As a team, take a photo sitting on the rocks overlooking the Beluga Point Lookout
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
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.
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.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. 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 cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Pick up your 18 L Luzon backpacks and take a team photo with everyone wearing their bag
Take a picture with a Moose statue
Take a photo or video of Thunder Bird Falls at Chugach Park
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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)
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Take a team photo or video at Eklutna Lake with your Luzon backpacks on
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (12pm-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Valley of the Moon Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
As a team sing the state song of Alaska. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Alaska's state motto means to you.
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
Find and climb aboard a jungle gym rocket ship anytime from 6am-11pm
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Do a little research on The International Rescue Committee. Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation! Tell us something you learned about the IRC in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Review a campground that you camped in during Questival on The Dyrt (Tap this challenge then tap GO >), join The Dyrt, search for and review a campground, then screenshot your campground review.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the 'Anchorage Football Stadium' in the background, yes the actual stadium.
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)
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Anchorage and leave it for someone else to find.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Slide out of the mouth of a polar bear. *hint* "Russian Jack Springs"
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team hug a coniferous resinous tree. #treehugger
Find and photograph a Utah State Quarter.
Do a coordinated stretching and warmup routine with another questival team in the festival area. Tell us the name of the team you met in the caption
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include: AK 2017.
Take a team photo during an intense pose in front a Cotopaxi logo. Tell us the most intense place you've camped in your caption.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.