Contact the nonprofit of your choice and schedule a time to go in and volunteer with them after the Questival. (PLEASE if you complete this challenge make sure to honor your commitment). #integrity
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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.
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of LA or the State flag of California.
Visit the Prevent Wildfire CA website watch the full campfire safety video and share a fact you learned.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team recreate this amazing family photo as accurately as possible. See Link.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Location Lake Hollywood Park (3160 Canyon Lake Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90068). Obey all posted parking signs and traffic laws when arriving and departing.
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 team photo from the highest vantage point you can, document with a screengrab in Snapchat using the altitude filter. Must be over 400'.
Take a team photo with the Hollywood sign.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of LA, or a surrounding city.
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
Give 5 smiley face or star stickers to strangers on the street, tell each person they are awesome! Make a photo collage of you with your smiling people. Totem Required.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Make a 15 second audition for the new Star Wars film. Use as many teammates and props as you need.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door in a foreign accent.
Share the state fruit or vegetable of California with a tourist that is out enjoying the city.
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.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a stranger that is not competing in the questival while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Write a note with 10 things you love about LA and leave it for someone else to find.
Find the "Levitated Mass" piece and take a team selfie under it. Daylight hours only. Totem Required.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Visit your favorite local beach, as a team collect 100 pieces of trash. Recycle as much as you can. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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).
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.
Find a busy public beach and casually walk into the ocean with your street clothes on. Bring a towel!
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.
With Muscle Beach in the background film a 15 second video of your team posing as if you were in a bodybuilding competition. One may opt out to film. #schwarzenegger
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
Relax, take a breath, and do some Tai Chi on any public beach during daylight hours.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Venice Beach (in the grass near the skatepark. GPS 33.987036, -118.474487). complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include LA 2017.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Find this statue make the same knot then take a team photo with your knot and the statue. #jtown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients, try to make it healthy.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. #koreatown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Visit the Chandelier Tree when it is lit up in the evening. Take team photo as if it will be the cover of your new album. Don't trespass and feel free to donate to the meter.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. #AnimalAlleyLA (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. #ChinaTown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a team picture at the Little Tokyo Watchtower.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a video of a teammate whistling like "Steamboat Willie" in front of the Walt Disney Concert Hall at the Music Center.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Find the “Monument to Sharing” in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a video reading from your favorite planter. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find this art installation and take a peaceful team photo. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Visit Olvera Street, take a photo in the center of the market as a team. #selfie Totem Required
Take an artsy picture of the Broad Museum; the outside. When you're a little less rushed swing back in and visit the Museum. Its free.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Find these signs in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a team photo, in the caption put something you learned about Los Angeles State Historic Park. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Stop by the Kevita booth and have a sample then do your best yoga pose with the booth in the background.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
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.