Just A Little Twisted
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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)
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
Hike to the top of Bradbury Mountain in Bradbury Mountain State park, (2 miles). Take a video showing us the views from the top.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
Find and photograph a statue of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Tell us why he's important in your caption.
Reenact your favorite scene from a movie adapted from a Stephen King book
Recreate your favorite scene from The Breakfast Club in honor of Porland native Judd Nelson, who played John Bender.
Take a team photo with the World's Largest Rotating World in the background. Tell us what scale the model is designed at.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Hike to Jewell Falls in Fore River Sanctuary, (2 miles). Take a team photo at the only natural waterfall in the entire State of Maine.
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.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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)
Take a team photo in front of the Portland Observatory. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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.
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.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Run into the ocean as a team while holding hands and cheering
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
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.
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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)
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Create a 10 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Take a bite of the official State Dessert of Maine. Tell us who you think makes the best version of it in your caption.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Maine
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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 play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Write a note with 10 things you love about Maine and leave it for someone else to find.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, 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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Eat a spoonfull of the official State Sweetener of Maine. Tell us what it is in your caption
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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.
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Portland 2017.
Pick up your 18L Luzon Daypack, and take a team photo showing us which colors you chose.
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Cornhole at the Festival with another team.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.