Cheer for a plane as you watch it take off from the RDU Observation Deck
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Take a photo near the globe at the North Carolina Musuem of Natural Sciences. Tell us a little-known scientific fact in your caption.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Take a team photo in front of one of the statues at the North Carolina Capital. Tell us why the statue is important in your caption.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us at Moore Square in raleigh. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
Film a video of a teammember eating a can of food as fast as they can with "The Can Opener" bridge in the background, (during daylight hours).
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.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Attend a cooking class and learn to cook something new. Cooking videos do not count.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Hug the official State Tree of North Carolina. Tell us what it is in the caption.
Hike Sal's Branch Trail (2.6 miles), upload a photo collage including a trail sign and a photo of the lake. (tap this challenge, then tap GO for more info)
Take a photo with either the North Carolina State Flower, or North Carolina State Wildflower. Must be a real-life living specimen. Tell us what you chose in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Perform at an open mic night at a comedy club (not a karaoke bar, come on guys). Give it your best shot. #youcandoit
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around 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)
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
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 the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Grab a High Brew at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
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.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.