Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location (i.e. don't cross walkways/pathways)
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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.
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.
Share the state fruit or vegetable of California with a tourist that is out enjoying the city.
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 >
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Take a team photo with the Hollywood sign.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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.
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
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 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)
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a 15 second audition for the new Star Wars film. Use as many teammates and props as you need.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of LA, or a surrounding city.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Write a note with 10 things you love about LA and leave it for someone else to find.
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 a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
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.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Dress up as Gandalf (or any wizard, witch, or sorcerer); locate a bridge in Venice and chant "you shall not pass". 15 Second Video.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
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.
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)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Relax, take a breath, and do some Tai Chi on any public beach during daylight hours.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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
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.
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. #koreatown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find the tallest building in LA and California. (Hint it was finished in 2017). Take a team picture here. Put the name of the building in the caption.
Ride the newly renovated Angels Flight railway from. Post while riding in the train car sharing a fact about the historic Angels Flight.
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of LA or the State flag of California.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a video of a teammate whistling like "Steamboat Willie" in front of the Walt Disney Concert Hall at the Music Center.
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.
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 >)
Take a team picture at the Little Tokyo Watchtower.
Visit Olvera Street, take a photo in the center of the market as a team. #selfie Totem Required
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. #ChinaTown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the th 7th thing on the menu.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include LA 2017.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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'.
Stop by Colorado Street Bridge; take a team picture overlooking the city.
Visit the Prevent Wildfire CA website watch the full campfire safety video and share a fact you learned.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
*** PRIZE CHALLENGE *** Make a slow motion video recreating your favorite olympic moment as accurately as possible. Feel free to set it to set to the Chariots of Fire Theme by Vangelis #LA2028
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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.
Climb the 133 steps that were featured in a 1932 Laurel and Hardy film. Post a photo collage showing your team at the bottom and top. #silverlake
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
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 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 this art installation and take a peaceful team photo. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
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 >
Find the statue in Los Angeles State Historic Park by Anna Sew Hoy titled “Psychic Body Grotto” and film a 15 second interpretive dance. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.