Pabst Blue Rippers
**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.
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 sing a pop song around your 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 in the wilderness dowse a 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)
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
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.
COMPLETE BOTH OF SATURDAYS COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
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)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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)
Take a team photo in front of the Utah state capitol building.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Show us your fidget spinner moves, then throw your fidget spinner in the trash and do literally anything else
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.
Make a fort in your house and hang out in there
Hike to the top of Ensign Peak (1mi RT Easy) Take a photo next to the spire at the top.
Take a picture in the elevator at Salt Lake City Public Library
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 library and pull up your favorite youtube video on a public computer. Write a note explaining why the video is your favorite and encourage whoever uses the computer after you to watch it.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Do a humans of new york style post about someone you met at Questival.
Relax and do some tai chi at the International Peace Gardens
Take a take photo at the lifesize bronze casting of the 'Preaching Buddha'
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Have a foot race with a canine. Human vs wiener in an epic battle for foot speed glory.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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)
Film a video illustrating how to properly and safely glissade down a glacier. Be careful!
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.
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.
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)
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)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Utah and leave it for someone else to find.
Get a photo of entire team on a spiral staircase.
Take a picture at Trolley Square
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Take a picture at the Block U - 1.5 mi. Easy
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with either Rice-Eccles Stadium or LaVell Edwards Stadium in the background.
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.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, wrap them in a blanket and play/sing the theme music from ET.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Find the biggest rock you can and have a contest to see who can throw it the farthest just like in Braveheart.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Take a video eating a donut at Donut Falls
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Hike to willow lake, (2 miles). Film a video showing that you're at the lake. Watch Out for moose!
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Take in the majesty that is Pando, one of the largest organisms on earth
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
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).
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "My Heart Will Go On".
Take a drive down up one of Utah's beautiful canyons during daylight hours, show us the views!
Ride a ski lift... skiing down is optional. BUT SUPER FUN.
Visit a local ski resort and take a picture in front of resort sign
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Take a photo in front of the world's first KFC
Make a 15 second commercial for Salt lake City
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Float in the Great Salt Lake
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Find Wendover Will and take a picture posing like him.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border showing how excited you are.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Create a forced-perspective team photo at the Bonneville Salt Flats
Visit "Metaphor: The Tree of Utah" and take a 15 second video giving your thoughts on the statue.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
Sing the Utah state song
Sing a song with your team as if you were the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah State Motto means to you.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SLC 2017".
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Have a muscle-down pose-off with a stranger at a fitness location. Challenge them to a "pose-with-your-muscles-on-full-display" photo shoot.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Snap a photo of your crew bouldering at Momentum Millcreek. Make sure you click on the waiver link in this challenge before you go, you can also fill out a waiver there if you'd like. When: Friday 7/28 from 8pm-11pm Where: Momentum Indoor Climbing - Millcreek Location Only 3173 E 3300S, Salt Lake City, Utah 84109
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 8:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Play bocce ball with a team member from Nate Wade Subaru
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Participate in the Jousting Challenge with a member of another Questival team
Play Mario Kart at CenturyLink's PRISM Trailer
Compete in the Giant Team Ski race, what is that? Ask around and find out. :)
Build and race a Lego car with Avalon Health Care
Take a picture shaking hands with a member of the Venture Out! crew and "thanking them" for being great people
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.
Go and do the disc golf challenge
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Climb the rock climbing wall at the Momentum climbing wall
Do push ups on a bosu ball at Iron Pink Fitness's booth
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Wipe Out! Inflatable obstacle course with ---Olympus Hills Shopping
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.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
There are real live llamas amongst us! Take a team picture with them. Be kind and respectful.
Splash down on New Era Media’s 150' slip 'n slide
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.