Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for College Station
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat #hiyageorgie
Sing the TLC hit song Don't Go Chasing Waterfalls at a natural waterfall, recreating their outfits from the music video. DON'T GET IN THE WATER.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit #watchyerfangers
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
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.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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 recreate this photo :') (tap this challenge then tap GO>)
Clean and Jerk a hay bale that you have permission to use. Make sure to have proper form.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
As a team recreate this photo ;) (tap this challenge then tap GO>)
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
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.
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)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.)
Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Open a dirink and add a bottle cap to bottle cap alley
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Take a team photo infront of the "Welcome to Aggieland" water tower during daylight hours.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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
Take a photo in the Oval Office set at the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
As a team recreate this photo :) (tap this challenge then tap GO>)
Reinact the waterfountain scene from Oceans 11 infront of the Rudder Fountain
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Kyle Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Trekking poles vs no poles while hiking - Make a video about the pro's and Con's of both.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
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)
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Go to a public place and eat an onion 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)
Using baseball mitts and a regulation ball, play catch with an old-timer. Ask him who their favorite member of the 61 Yankees is.
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.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Have a corn husking race. Challenge 2 strangers to husk cobs faster than you. 15 second video. Include totem. Clean up the mess.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy Fall-Day To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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."
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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
Donate a blanket or coat to a homeless shelter of your choice.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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!)
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
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
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Video a teammate throwing a maple doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
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.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Show us the breakfast you made while camping (premade food doesn't count) #CampEats
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Try out the hot water bottle at the bottom of your sleeping bag technique while you sleep. Isn't it great? Tell us about it
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 recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. 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.
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 sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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 make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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 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 dowse a campfire.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Partake of the state dish of Texas with no hands.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Break a wishbone with your bestie and make a wish if you win.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Find and photograph the 28th state to be admitted into the Union's, official quarter.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Take a picture of a ghost.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Texas house/Senate. Give us a 15 second review.
Snack on the state fruit of Texas
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
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.
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
Take a team photo with your new Luzons!
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.