Llamas in Pajamas
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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.
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.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.
Order a slice of pizza from your favorite spot, and try to eat it in one bite
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)
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on (SELECT BUSY PEDESTRIAN AREA)
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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."
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.
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)
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out as if you were tanning.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Get llama nail art.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Upload a timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make up a song about the infamous "pizza rat" with your team and perform it on a subway platform. (Tap this challenge then tap “go” for more info) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPXUG8q4jKU
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Break the official fruit of the state of new york in half with your bare hands. Take a bite, it's tasty.
Find the best $1 pizza slice and take a video of someone on your team explaining why they think it's the best
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Upload a timelapse video of a teammate running up 10 flights of stairs as fast as they can. Tell us your time in your caption.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Carve a llama into a pumpkin
Take a break and quell your appetite with the official snack of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Give a toast to a teammate and drink the official beverage of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving techinique on a real pumpkin.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Order some dumplings in Flushing or Chinatown in Manhattan and feed them to a teammate using chopsticks with your non-dominate hand
Bike a 6 mile loop in Central Park, track with fitness app or gps and upload screenshot
Film a video telling us what the official New York State motto is and how your team lives by it
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.
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
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.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictues with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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)
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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
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)
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quidditch with another team's witch. Two totems required.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
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 some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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 recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit. Photo. Totem Required.
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 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 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 make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. 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 share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. 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 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.
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)
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
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)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @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.
Find an IRC rep and ask them to tell you a fact about the IRC's mission to help refugees. Upload a video of something you learned, and expressing support for refugees. (IRC reps wearing yellow buttons)
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our Merch tent (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Pick up 13 pieces of litter at Commodore Barry Park and take a picture of your haul before discarding it in the appropriate receptacle. #fridaythe13th
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation.
Participate in the warm-up/ team dance competition taking place at the pavilion at roughly 6:45
Compete against another team and play some yard games in the festival area
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.