Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:24pm)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Hold a Śavāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #beginner
Hold a Adho Mukha Śvānāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #intermediate
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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)
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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.
Make a scarf out of a blanket and talk to people in a public place in a British accent about fancy things.
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)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Find/procure/dig-up a bolo tie and give us your best impression of what you think someone who wears a bolo tie would say.
As a team sing the state song of Nevada. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Check-in/checkpoints don't count also don't forget your totem)
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)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Nevada state motto means to you.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Hold a Naṭarājāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #hard
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.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nevada/Las Vegas and leave it for someone else to find.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Hold a staring contest with stranger 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.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Take a photo or video with a wild Sagebrush
Sing a Joshua Tree your favorite U2 song. Make sure that your are really giving it your best.
Hold a Aṣṭāvakrāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #expert
Feed one of your teamates a piece of Country Archer Jerky in a creative way
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:47am)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
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 sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Nevada
Get llama nail art.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
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 cook a meal over a campfire.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Make a 15 second video of you suggestion what food should be the official state food of Nevada.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Las Vegas
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! Complete this challenge outside of check-in/checkpoints)
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participanting in the Questival.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Find and take a team photograph with this working sculpture. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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 a real llama (Cusco) OR Miguel the Llama (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at the Container Park having parked legally and lawfully or having used public transport.
Make a snapchat post at the festival and use The Questival geofilter. (Screenshot)
Go to LAYOP. Search their store to find the name of our LAYOP Kids Turtle. Take a picture of his name when you find it and get a FREE sticker prize from them.
Explore the innovative and beautiful Container Park and take a team photo at the Treehouse.
Pick up 20 pieces of trash in/around the Container Park and throw it away in the proper bin. Take a picture of your bounty before tossing it.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malarya then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Grab a can of High Brew Coffee Drink (at least one) at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
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.
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.