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.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
Take a team photo with the Hollywood sign.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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.
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 >
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of LA, or a surrounding city.
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.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Visit the Prevent Wildfire CA website watch the full campfire safety video and share a fact you learned.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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)
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about LA and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Find a busy public beach and casually walk into the ocean with your street clothes on. Bring a towel!
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
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of LA or the State flag of California.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Relax, take a breath, and do some Tai Chi on any public beach during daylight hours.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Challenge a stranger that is not participating in the Questival to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Share the state fruit or vegetable of California with a tourist that is out enjoying the city.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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)
Take a team photo from the sidewalk outside of Randyland in Echo Park. Do not attempt to enter or disturb the occupants.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool or beach. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. #koreatown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. #AnimalAlleyLA (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story at your campsite. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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)
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Make a 15 second audition for the new Star Wars film. Use as many teammates and props as you need.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid. Fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit, obey all fire bans for your camping location. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients, try to make it healthy.
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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'.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a video of a teammate whistling like "Steamboat Willie" in front of the Walt Disney Concert Hall at the Music Center.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include LA 2017.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Take a team picture at the Little Tokyo Watchtower.
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 >
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. #ChinaTown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
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 >
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 >
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Stop by the Kevita booth and have a sample then do your best yoga pose with the booth in the background.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.