North by NorthQuest
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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 >
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver
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)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Colorado and leave it for someone else to find.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addtion. #readingisFUNdamental
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Visit Boulder's legal grafitti wall and as a team make an addition and include your team name.
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).
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Take a photo or video of a real or stuffed buffalo. No not a picture or any other facsimile of a buffalo.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Enjoy some a snack (maybe some Country Archer Jerky) in the wilderness somewhere with your team.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Hike Horsetooth Falls take a selfie at the falls - 2.35 miles
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)
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
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.
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Colorado state motto means to you.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Get llama nail art.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Show us your best volleyball serve over a volleyball net at a volleyball court with a volleyball.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, loudly sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Mail a small sweet potato to Bob Hampton (at 351 S. Auto Dr; Boise, ID. 83709) using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed. Bob just loves sweet potatoes.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on the 16th Street Mall during daylight hours.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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 dowse a campfire.
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.
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.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
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.
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 recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Do a humans of New York style post about a strange 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)
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Mile High Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Take part in one of the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competitions that take place on the stage, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep in the tent next to the Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
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.
Grab a High Brew sample for you and your team. Take a photo with your delicious beverages. Save at least one for a later challenge.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Seek out the Bobo's Oat Bars team and get a free sample for you and your team.
Pick two teammates and do your best impersonation of the giant white statues at the check-in.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Share some food/drink with one of your teammates.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.