Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Crocker Park, 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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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 >
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)
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.)
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
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)
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
As a team find a busy outdoor area and perform a scene from the state outdoor play of California, "Ramona Pageant". (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint)
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. #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)
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
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California.
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.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Stop and smell the roses at the International World Peace Rose Gardens. Do not pick any flowers!!
During daylight hours take a 15 second video with the state capital building in the background and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Do your best impression of the state reptile of California.
Do the state dance of California with another team.
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this piece of art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds with the Golden 1 Center in the background.
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.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Freemont park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
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!).
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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)
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 5th thing on the menu.
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.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Visit Sutter St. in Folsom California and sing Folsom Prison Blues by Jonhhy Cash
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Take a photo or video with the state pet of California.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the Central valley of California.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story 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 come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different 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 make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Get a celebrity with over 5,000 followers to tweet/retweet something with our hashtag and Twitter handle, @cotopaxi (prove with screenshot).
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Take part as a competior or spectator in the dance off. Get a photo/video of the best dance moves. #goforthegold!
Take a team photo with the Mount Cotopaxi photo backdrop on the backside of the store.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Play cornhole at the Festival with another team
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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with one of the Questival flags.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
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. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.