Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find us at Ann Morrison park (where we had check-in). The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Take a photo in front of River Sculpture, by Alison Sky. Tell us what river the sculpture represents in the caption.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Go to a busy pedestrian area, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Do a little research about the Basque People, and take a team photo at the basque Block. Tell us something you learned in the caption.
Mail a potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. No packaging or box is needed, we promise.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Boise
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Upload a photo collage of 4 Boise traffic boxes featuring the work of local artists. Tell us which is your favorite in the caption.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
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.)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
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.
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.
Take a photo next to the 3rd largest seated Abraham Lincoln statue in the world (allegedly).
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us in Camel's Back Park. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Treasure Valley, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
Take a team photo in front of Penny Postcard: A Hometown Greeting by Mark Baltes. Tell us what your team's favorite thing about Boise is in your caption.
PlayHard GiveBack wants you to perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boise and leave it for someone else to find.
Get a couple of sandwiches from Even Stevens in downtown Boise and see who in your team can eat one the fastest
Eat the official vegetable of Idaho prepared in your favorite way
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Take a team photo in front of the Capitol Building. Tell us what the official Idaho State nickname is in the caption.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Create a 15 second video telling us about your favorite place in Idaho to have an outdoor adventure.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Film a video running a Statue of Liberty play with your team in front of Albertsons Stadium (Bronco Stadium)
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Sing the State Song of Idaho as a team at the Boise Train Depot
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
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 start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
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)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Ride a unicycle
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
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)
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger.
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)
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong 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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Take a team photo with the Techo 3 tent in front of the Cotopaxi mobile retail unit.
Take a selfie in front of the Corvette in the festival area. You can also enter a raffle to win the car or a trip to Mexico.
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.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.