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.
Visit a historic site/do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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)
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Do a humans of new york style post about someone you met at Questival.
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.
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)
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book. #readingisFUNdamental
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Take a team photo in front of the Utah state capitol building.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
**PRIZE CHALLENGE**Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
Count how many steps there are up to the entrance of the Utah Capital. Divide that number by 5. Now name the shape that has that many sides. Take a photo of your answer written on a napkin in RED ink.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
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.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah.
Take a creative team photo with the the World's Largest American Flag
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Make a 15 second commercial for Salt lake City
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)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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 ride on UTA in the Free Fare Zone
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
COMPLETE BOTH OF SATURDAYS COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah State Motto means to you.
Relax and do some tai chi at the International Peace Gardens
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find a statue by Dennis Smith that depicts two children playing Cat's Cradle.
Take a take photo at the lifesize bronze casting of the 'Preaching Buddha'
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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)
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.
Using baseball mitts and a regulation ball, play catch with an old-timer. Ask him who their favorite member of the 61 Yankees is.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Liberty Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Post something you don't need anymore on KSL or craigslist. It has to be something that someone else would actually want.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-8pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cotopaxi HQ (75 S Main St), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
Eat a meal cooked in the official State Cooking Pot of Utah
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "My Heart Will Go On".
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
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.
Have a foot race with a canine. Human vs wiener in an epic battle for foot speed glory.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** 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.
Take a video eating a donut at Donut Falls
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Recreate your favorite Utah Jazz moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Film a video of your team playing your favorite summer yard game
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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 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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SLC 2017".
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Get llama nail art.
Show us your fidget spinner moves, then throw your fidget spinner in the trash and do literally anything else
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 8:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Sing a song with your team as if you were the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Hike to willow lake, (2 miles). Film a video showing that you're at the lake. Watch Out for moose!
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 make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Find the biggest rock you can and have a contest to see who can throw it the farthest just like in Braveheart.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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)
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.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Take a drive down up one of Utah's beautiful canyons during daylight hours, show us the views!
Find and photograph a New York State Quarter.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Visit a local ski resort and take a picture in front of resort sign
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Hike a designated trail of your choice! (not one listed already on the challenge list)
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Write a note with 10 things you love about Utah and leave it for someone else to find.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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)
Sing the Utah state song
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Wipe Out! Inflatable obstacle course with ---Olympus Hills Shopping
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 Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
There are real live llamas amongst us! Take a team picture with them. Be kind and respectful.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Climb the rock climbing wall at the Momentum climbing wall
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.