Take a photo or video of Thunder Bird Falls at Chugach Park
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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.
As a team, take a photo sitting on the rocks overlooking the Beluga Point Lookout
Take a video of a real Bore Tide from afar and don't forget to include your totem!
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).
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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 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.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the 'Anchorage Football Stadium' in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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.
Go to a restaurant serving food from a country you've never been to, and eat a dish you've never heard of. Be honest, really try something new and make it count.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Go to a busy part of Anchorage, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
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.
Find and climb aboard a jungle gym rocket ship anytime from 6am-11pm
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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)
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Slide out of the mouth of a polar bear. *hint* "Russian Jack Springs"
As a team sing the state song of Alaska. Sing it loud sing it proud.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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)
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.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Anchorage and leave it for someone else to find.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Partake of the state dish of Alaska (salmon) with no hands.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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 dowse a campfire.
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.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. 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 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 cook a meal over 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 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.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Get llama nail art.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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)
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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 >
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)
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Find and photograph a Utah State Quarter.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include: AK 2017.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Anchorage
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
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.
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
Challenge another team in the festival area to a piggy-back race. Tell us the name of the other team, and who won in your caption
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.
Pick up your 18 L Luzon backpacks and take a team photo with everyone wearing their bag
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.