The Lucky Charmers
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Utah and leave it for someone else to find.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Have a foot race with a canine. Human vs wiener in an epic battle for foot speed glory.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a team photo in front of the Utah state capitol building.
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)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds somewhere on Main Street downtown
COMPLETE BOTH OF SATURDAYS COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-8pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cotopaxi HQ (75 S Main St), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Find and photograph a New York State Quarter.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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.
Go to a busy part of Main Street put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Take a seat at "Benches" interactive art installation
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Make a 15 second commercial for Salt lake City
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE**Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (Tap this challenge then tap "GO")
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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.
Count how many steps there are up to the entrance of the Utah Capital. Divide that number by 5. Now name the shape that has that many sides. Take a photo of your answer written on a napkin in RED ink.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah.
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Get a photo of entire team on a spiral staircase.
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)
Do a humans of new york style post about someone you met at Questival.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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.
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.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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.
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SLC 2017".
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 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 then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Take a picture at Trolley Square
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Liberty 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 organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Head to the Refugee Training Center located at 218 W 3900 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84107 between noon and 2pm on Saturday July 29 and check in with the folks at the Wonderment.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Take a drive down up one of Utah's beautiful canyons during daylight hours, show us the views!
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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)
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Find the biggest rock you can and have a contest to see who can throw it the farthest just like in Braveheart.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Show us how high you can build a house of cards without using any glue, tape, other binding/stabilizing helps etc.
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Show us a video of your most lucky fishing cast. Reference goofy movie
Film a video of your team playing your favorite summer yard game
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Get llama nail art.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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 draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your 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.
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.
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.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** 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 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.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book. #readingisFUNdamental
Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
Take a photo in front of the world's first KFC
**PRIZE CHALLENGE** Celebrate a local teacher. Make their day brighter!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 8:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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
Take a ride on the 135' Zany Zip Line
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Splash down on New Era Media’s 150' slip 'n slide
Wipe Out! Inflatable obstacle course with ---Olympus Hills Shopping
Do push ups on a bosu ball at Iron Pink Fitness's booth
Play bocce ball with a team member from Nate Wade Subaru
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.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Build and race a Lego car with Avalon Health Care
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Go and do the disc golf challenge
There are real live llamas amongst us! Take a team picture with them. Be kind and respectful.
Participate in the Jousting Challenge with a member of another Questival team
Compete in the Giant Team Ski race, what is that? Ask around and find out. :)
Take a picture shaking hands with a member of the Venture Out! crew and "thanking them" for being great people
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
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.
Climb the rock climbing wall at the Momentum climbing wall
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.