Make a tutorial on how to remove the seed in an actual Persea Americana
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Take a photo of a wild parrot on Telegraph Hill
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the 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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of San Francisco
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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.
Shake hands with the mayor of any city in California.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Go to (Mission) Delores Park and find the Golden Fire Hydrant. Do 'foot fires' as a team as fast as you can with the hydrant in the video. #feetsohot
Take a team picture at Clarion Alley with your favorite street art in the background. #mission
Do your best "windmill" dance move in front of a real Dutch Windmill
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)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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.
Make your way through the Labyrinth at Land’s End
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Get llama nail art.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
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.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
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.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Go surfing, catch a wave.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SF 2017".
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
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 >
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. 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)
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
While camping at in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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!).
Visit the Financial District and take a video of the corporate goddesses #zoom
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Step over the Andy Goldsworthy Drawn Crack art to avoid breaking your mothers back
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 >)
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Find the eight sided house that was once used to watch for incoming ships at the Golden Gate.
Lands End Coastal Trail - 3.5 mi. Easy (Take a picture at the Sutro Baths)
As a team, peep the Ruins of the Sutro Baths
Take a selfie in front of a Yoda Fountain
Make a video of your team conducting the music coming from The Wave Organ
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Make a 15 second video about your favorite product Cotopaxi makes and tell us why!
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Take a team photo with your new Luzon backpacks in a creative way. #art
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.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or 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.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.