Band of Smoreses

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)
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Sooooo tired. #questival
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)
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Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Colonel Summers Park (SE 17th Ave & Taylor St, Portland, OR 97214), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Woot! #questival
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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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.
Eating! At Skyline. #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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As a team, hike to the highest point of Pittock Mansion loop. Take a team photo like you just summited Everest.
#tootiredtopose #questival
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
Hands On! ReBuilding Center! #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Framing it! #woodworkers have it easy #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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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.
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Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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@jkcorden @latelateshow #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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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.
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Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Within spitting distance of amusing. #questival
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
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Better than Vancouver still. #questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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Yummers #questival
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
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In the green #questival
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)
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Longer than it seems #thatswhatshesaid #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Wavy Davy, Hill-ea and Hill-esson #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Cathedral City Park (6635 N Baltimore Ave, Portland, OR 97203), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
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Take on Me Take Me Wrong #aha #uhoh #questival
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
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Discovered a new food pantry in our neighborhood! #questival
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
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DUNK!! #questival
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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Awwwww! #questival
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.
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As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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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.
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Cake! #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Band of Smorses! #questival
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
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Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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BICYCLE! #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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Write a note with 10 things you love about Portland and leave it for someone else to find.
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Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
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See if you can find the next video where I'm bleeding! #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Doctor's orders! #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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Bowline Pro #questival
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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So tasty.... #questival
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
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Make sure to lubricate correctly #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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The cake is real, everything else was a lie #questival
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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When your nemesis is none other than... #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Llamalicious! #questival
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.
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Bananna Bachelorette Blowout #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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Morning boost! #questival
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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Plank stack #questival
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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Ah, très bon! #questival
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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Mustard is good for everyone, yes it is. #questival
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
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Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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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.
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Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Hugs inside hugs #questival
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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#losinglookslikewinning #questival #overthetop
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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One Giant Lleap for Band(of Smorses)kind #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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Band of Smorses Goes Llocal #questival
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the next to the Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Putting our money where our mouth is! #questival
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.
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Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Sooo excited for Miguel in the background! #questival
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
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Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
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Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
The swamps of Mordor. Er, Scappoose bay. #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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In brief: Touching the Void. Because: reasons. #questival
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.
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Bike tour in Bryce Canyon! #questival