Wild Goose Chasers
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.
Reenact your favorite scene from a movie adapted from a Stephen King book
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Hike to the top of Bradbury Mountain in Bradbury Mountain State park, (2 miles). Take a video showing us the views from the top.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Commercial Street
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Take a team photo with the World's Largest Rotating World in the background. Tell us what scale the model is designed at.
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)
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-6pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Post Office Park, (next to Tommy's Park), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Run into the ocean as a team while holding hands and cheering
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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.
Take a team photo in front of the Portland Observatory. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Find and photograph a statue of Portland Native John Ford. Tell us one of the films he won an oscar for in your caption.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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)
Find and photograph a statue of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Tell us why he's important in your caption.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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)
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
Visit http://www.portlandmuralinitiative.org, find 3 murals by local artists and upload a photo collage of your team visiting them.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Kayak to an island and have a small picnic there, (Make sure you have the right equipment/experience for this challenge and/or go with someone who does).
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Maine and leave it for someone else to find.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Take a photo next to a piece of the Berlin Wall. Tell us what year the Berlin Wall came down in your caption.
Upload a video of a team member putting a lock on the Love Lock Bridge. Tell us who you love in the caption.
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.
Take a team photo in front of Our Lady of Victories
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Back Cove Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
Find an old man and whisper in his ear: "you're time's up you dusty old geezer, you must now go the way of the earth". Lay him gently into a canoe, close his eyes, and send him down the river.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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 doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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.
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)
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Get llama nail art.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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).
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Hit a bullseye with a bow and arrow at an archery range. #becarefultonothurtanyone
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Give a toast to one of your teamates and then take a swig of the official State Soft Drink of Maine. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation to receive points for this challenge.
Take a break from your adventures and eat the official State Crustacean of Maine. Tell us how you like it prepared in your caption.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat a spoonfull of the official State Sweetener of Maine. Tell us what it is in your caption
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Take a team photo at the Old Orchard Beach Pier
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Visit 3 different lighthouses and upload a photo collage of your team at each one. Tell us where you went in your caption.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Maine
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Cornhole at the Festival with another team.
Pick up your 18L Luzon Daypack, and take a team photo showing us which colors you chose.
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Portland 2017.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.