Peas and Carrots
Write a note with 10 things you love about Tennessee and leave it for someone else to find.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit. Practice proper wood chopping form and safety.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Eat your favorite dish featuring the state fruit of Tennessee. Tell us how it was prepared in your caption.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Caswell Park, across winona St (west) from the baseball fields. Complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Film a video of your team painting or drawing something on The Rock
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Take a photo with the Torchbearer statue, emulate his pose.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
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)
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the Neyland Stadium in the background.
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.
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.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (at least 5) and body slam a teammate
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Chug a half gallon of the official state beverage of Tennessee. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Knoxville 2017.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
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.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
As a team, sing your favorite number from a musical production in front of the Tennessee Theatre.
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)
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
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 living specimen of one of Tennessee's 3 State flowers. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Upload a timelapse video of your team jogging across S Gay St Bridge
Take a photo next to the Rowing Man Statue
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Go to the sunsphere, (during regular operating hours) and take a video from the observation deck pointing out your favorite places in Knoxville
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Take a photo outside the Knoxville Museum of Art, tell us what type of stone is on the building's exterior.
Take a team photo showing off your new Luzon daypack once you pick it up from Check In
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Hug one of Tennessee's 3 state trees. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation confirmation
Find and take a photo with the native plant for which Baton Rouge was named, and was known as the "Tree of Life" by Native Americans.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
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.
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take a photo with an American sycamore somewhere at Ijams Nature Center.
Take a photo with your favorite tree and tell us how many acres of trees there are at Ijams nature center.
Take a photo with a Common Persimmon somewhere at Ijams Nature Center (tell us something the wood has been used to create in your caption)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.