Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
Make a video of your team walking though Mescaline Grove with Jurassic Park music in the background
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of San Francisco
Go to (Mission) Delores Park and find the Golden Fire Hydrant. Do 'foot fires' as a team as fast as you can with the hydrant in the video. #feetsohot
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about San Francisco and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local San Francisco PARK, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
As a team, peep the Ruins of the Sutro Baths
Lands End Coastal Trail - 3.5 mi. Easy (Take a picture at the Sutro Baths)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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 >
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
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.
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.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
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.)
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Drop off flowers in honor of the heroes at Heroes Grove Memorial
Take a photo of the Camera Obscura & Holograph Collection #someta
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.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Find the eight sided house that was once used to watch for incoming ships at the Golden Gate.
Make a Real World style confession video about the love of your life inside an inclosed slide
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Visit the San Francisco pet cemetery
Make a photo collage of 4 types of flowers at the Botanical Gardens in Golden Gate Park. Make sure your totem is in each photo!
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Mountain Lake Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Take a science-y team photo outside of the California Academy of Sciences museum. Come back another day for a proper visit (San Francisco resident free day info tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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 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)
Hug a Sequoiadendron giganteum
Take a photo or video with a wild Eschscholzia californica
Eat the treat that was "invented" at San Francisco's own Japanese Tea Garden at the Japanese Tea Garden
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.
Find the 13 trees planted to represent the original colonies. Take a photo of the plaque commemorating this forgotten monument
Do your best "windmill" dance move in front of a real Dutch Windmill
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Visit the small columned memorial of the destruction of 1906 that sits on the edge of a lake
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SF 2017".
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.
Hit a bullseye with a bow and arrow at an archery range. #becarefultonothurtanyone
Take a photo of a real live San Francisco Bison during daylight hours
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by SF band, 4 Non Blondes.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Take a video of your team doing the official state dance of California on any pier
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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.
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)
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. 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)
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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.
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.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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 dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local San Francisco BEACH, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
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.
Try and find the last standing Standard Oil gas station
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Take a seat next to the Ruth Asawa’s Fountain
Take a photo of an alley way plaque that reads “On approximately this spot, Miles Archer, partner of Sam Spade, was done in by Brigid O’Shaughnessy.”
Take a photo of the hotel that is featured in the Alfred Hitchcock classic "Vertigo"
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Drink a cup of coffee with the Hills Bros. Coffee Drinker statue.
Find and photograph the Admission Day Monument Octopuses
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Make a video telling us something you learned about Lotta's Fountain *with the fountain in the background*
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Visit the Financial District and take a video of the corporate goddesses #zoom
In the Financial District find the Banker's Heart sculpture and confess one of your deepest secrets to it (don't step on the greenery please!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Go to St Louis Alley in Chinatown and in slow motion recreate fight scene from the movie "Big Trouble in Little China".
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Take a photo of your favorite game at Musée Mécanique
Partake of the "official" dish of SF (Chowder in a Bread Bowl) with no hands.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Make a video of your team conducting the music coming from The Wave Organ
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
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.
Make a 15 second video about your favorite product Cotopaxi makes and tell us why!
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a team photo with your new Luzon backpacks in a creative way. #art
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.