Mail a small sweet potato to Bob Hampton (at 351 S. Auto Dr; Boise, ID. 83709) using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed. Bob just loves sweet potatoes.
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.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite Colorado sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Mile High Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Take a photo or video of a real or stuffed Ovis canadensis . No not a picture or any other facsimile of a buffalo.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Do a humans of New York style post about a strange 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 BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Speer Blvd Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.Plan acordingly, checkpoint ends at 7:00pm exactly.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Complete this challenge where swimming is permitted. Bring a towel!
Hit a bullseye with a bow and arrow at an archery range. #becarefultonothurtanyone
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)
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addtion. #readingisFUNdamental
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Find and take a team photograph with this adorable statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Sloans Lake Park (Northwest side Near Sheridan and W Byron Pl, 39.752619, -105.052205), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan acordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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)
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Hike to Bear Lake and do your best bear impression - 0.8 miles
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Colorado and leave it for someone else to find.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Take a photo or video of a real or stuffed buffalo. No not a picture or any other facsimile of a buffalo.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Visit Boulder's legal grafitti wall and as a team make an addition and include your team name.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Show us your best volleyball serve over a volleyball net at a volleyball court with a volleyball.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Find a lactating farm animal (i.e. cow, goat, etc.), and with permission from the owner, squirt the milk directly into your mouth.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. ((Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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)
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Go to a busy part of Boulder's Pearl Street put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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)
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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.
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)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Enjoy some a snack (maybe some Country Archer Jerky) in the wilderness somewhere with your team.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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 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 cook a meal over 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.
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.
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 sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Colorado state motto means to you.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Give flowers 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.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Seek out the Bobo's Oat Bars team and get a free sample for you and your team.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep in the tent next to the Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Share some food/drink with one of your teammates.
Take part in one of the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competitions that take place on the stage, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Grab a High Brew sample for you and your team. Take a photo with your delicious beverages. Save at least one for a later challenge.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Pick two teammates and do your best impersonation of the giant white statues at the check-in.
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.