The Zoo Crew
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Jacob's Island Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Jump over a long line of cars, (hotwheels or otherwise) as a tribute to Montana native Evel Knievel. Tell us how many cars you jumped in the caption.
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.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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.
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
As a team, hug the official Montana State Tree. Make sure it's a real living specimen and tell us its name in your caption.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Montana and leave it for someone else to find.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Visit Garnet. Do some research about the abandoned town and tell us something you learned in the caption.
Find and photograph this mural. Tap this challenge then tap "Go"
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Montana
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Silver Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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
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 busy part downtown Missoula, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song. BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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
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!
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. ((Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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.
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 >
Get llama nail art.
upload a photo collage of your 3 favorite pieces of public art on Missoula city traffic signal boxes.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Do a touchdown celebration with Washington-Grizzly Stadium in the background during daylight hours.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Hike the "M" (.5 Miles). Take a team photo at the top with the "M" visable.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any Montana music artist.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Did you know David Lynch is from Montana? Recreate a scene from Twin Peaks and drink a damn fine cup of coffee to celebrate.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Missoula
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Find and photograph a Montana State Quarter.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link and upload a screenshot of your donation.
Play a round of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival against another team.
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.
Take part in the pre-kickoff warmup at the stage, get a photo/video of your team participating. Pre-kickoff warmup will happen at 6:00 pm
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four in the Festival against another team
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.