Electric Room

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.
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Ethiopian #questival
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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woo, 15 high fives #questival
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in San Francisco
we made it to beer! #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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1 2 3 #questival
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Second stamp not available due to issues with the app. We went to checkpoint two but they weren't giving out stamps #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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Back at it again with the knots #questival
Take a video of your team doing the official state dance of California on any pier
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Dance girls #questival
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on The Embarcadero street
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ONE MORE!! #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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Knot queen #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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#questival
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.
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#tutorial #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.
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Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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Best bubble blower in all of SF! #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of San Francisco
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#cometoSF #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Yuck #questival
Make a tutorial on how to remove the seed in an actual Persea Americana
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Avocado #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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#cake #questival
Eat an entire Cynara cardunculus var. scolymus
she ate the whole thing #questival
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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we lost #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
This rock and our team has a lot of history ;) lmao #questival
Find the eight sided house that was once used to watch for incoming ships at the Golden Gate.
eight sides to the house #questival
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.
Near the bay bridge #questival
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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hot dog to the face #questival
Drink a cup of coffee with the Hills Bros. Coffee Drinker statue.
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Much needed coffee! #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
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So far, great! But super tired. Still friends tho #questival
Visit the Financial District and take a video of the corporate goddesses #zoom
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Praying to the money gods #questival
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
California flag!!! #questival
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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Thanking his college mentor! #questival
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 >)
science #questival
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
New friend! #questival
Take a photo of a real live San Francisco Bison during daylight hours
Never seen them before! #questival
Drop off flowers in honor of the heroes at Heroes Grove Memorial
Thank you!! #questival
Do your best "windmill" dance move in front of a real Dutch Windmill
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Feeling spinny #questival
Take a seat next to the Ruth Asawa’s Fountain
Found it! #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 use the caption to tell the story. (Don't forget your totem)
"I came here for a conference. Didn't expect to make friends." This is Marcello, from Brazil. He came to San Francisco for the Oracle conference. Within a day of his arrival, he was hugging strangers and doing trust falls at Golden Gate park. He was pleasantly surprised by the people of San Francisco. "You guys are so friendly!" he said. "Wish I could stay and live here!" #questival
As a team, peep the Ruins of the Sutro Baths
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Lands End Coastal Trail - 3.5 mi. Easy (Take a picture at the Sutro Baths)
Exhausted #questival
Take a photo of the Camera Obscura & Holograph Collection #someta
So pretty #questival
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!).
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#questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
#SFsunset #questival
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!
Flower power! #questival
Make a video telling us something you learned about Lotta's Fountain *with the fountain in the background*
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Very cool! #questival
Find and photograph the Admission Day Monument Octopuses
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Pay your respects to the fairies at Faery Door in Golden Gate Park
faeries!! #questival
Eat the treat that was "invented" at San Francisco's own Japanese Tea Garden at the Japanese Tea Garden
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yum! #questival
Take a photo or video with a wild Eschscholzia californica
Poppy! #questival
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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We fit. Hbu? 💪🏼 #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Lots of love in San Francisco!!!! ❤️ #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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Marcello trusts us!!!! #questival
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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from Brazil for the Oracle conference. #questival
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)
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you can put it in a salad! #questival
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.
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She won the contest but the apple was delicious! #questival
Take a photo or video with a real live Callipepla californica
Poppy! #questival
Find the 13 trees planted to represent the original colonies. Take a photo of the plaque commemorating this forgotten monument
Found the plaque!!! #questival
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
#questival
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.
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He even helped us light the candles! #questival
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.
Passport stamp #1 #questival
Visit the small columned memorial of the destruction of 1906 that sits on the edge of a lake
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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
All signed up to volunteer with LA Works on November 8th! #questival
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Insta famous babyyyy 😂 but follow me: evelyn_zerimar #questival
Take a photo of your team running up 163 steps of mosaic tiles steps
Getting our workout in! Lol #questival
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
50 likes on our flash mob video!!! #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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#questival
Tell us what time it is using the Urbano Sundial
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The clock is wrong!!! #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Swapping shoelaces with lavish weekend #questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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Teaching us how to rock climb 💪🏼 #questival
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.
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There was so much trash up there :( #questival
Visit Lakeview & Ashton Mini park take a team video or photo at the highest point and enjoy the panoramic views.
there's so much trash up here #questival
Show us your favorite carving at Cayuga Park
True love #questival
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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#questival
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.
#questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
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Eureka means, "oh my God! I found it! Found the best state in the country!" #questival
Recreate your favorite 49ers, Golden State Warriors, Raiders, Giants, Sharks, Quakes, or A's sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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Stef curry half court shot #questival
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
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Teamwork #questival
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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Most beautiful belly flop EVERRR!!!! #questival
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
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Olympic pool turned sideways. Woooh! #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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#questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Tossing hot tamales in Sam's mouth #questival
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Memorial Park in Loma Mar #questival
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 >
Woo! #questival
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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Running water is the first step! #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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#questival
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)
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So peaceful! #questival
Find "The Gates of Hell Sculpture" in Palo Alto and eat a mouthful of hot tamales in front of it. #aintnothing
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Too hot to handle #questival
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
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Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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Too small! #questival
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged in a natural body of water for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
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37 seconds #questival
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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It's too much fun to stay at the YMCA #questival
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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The last one is 7 times! #questival
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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It was cold! #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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Matt running into half moon bay with his clothes on! #questival
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.
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#questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Sunrise at half moon bay! #questival #cotopaxi
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Snake bitee #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Heat stroke #questival
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.
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Queen of Dragons 🐲 #questival
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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The first time I met him, he was being mean to my friend. I put salt in the cookies instead of sugar. #questival
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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He has a small mouth #questival
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
No children were hurt in the making of this #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Yum! Sharing a donut #questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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Doughnut hole --> face #questival
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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aerobic rube goldberg machine #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Llama #questival
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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its actually really good! #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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@jkcorden @latelateshow #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
#questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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#questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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#questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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I'm blue! #questival
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.
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Money money money! #questival
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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He enjoyed it wayyyy too much!! #questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
avacado burger!!!! #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SF 2017".
In progress! Go Electric Room! #questival
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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Brain Freeze Challenge first to the bottom! #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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#questival
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)
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#questival
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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Bowling alley friends! We gave him the rest of our time slot for winning #questival
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.
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#questival
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
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#questival
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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#questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about San Francisco and leave it for someone else to find.
Left in a parking garage elevator #questival
Take a team photo with your new Luzon backpacks in a creative way. #art
#questival
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.
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#questival
Make a 15 second video about your favorite product Cotopaxi makes and tell us why!
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#questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Legal 👌 #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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#questival
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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#questival
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
#questival
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
#questival
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.
#questival
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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Getting dowwnn #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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Frank and the Tower. Loving narrator who lives his days climbing and guiding up Devils Tower in Wyoming. Short film sharing a little bit of loss amidst a huge lust for life. #questival