Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Denver's professional sports teams.
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)
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
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.
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Take a picture with the official state pet of Colorado.
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.
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.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite Colorado sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
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)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Pick up at least 100 pieces of trash at a local park, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing all of the litter you gathered.
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)
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
Show us your best volleyball serve over a volleyball net at a volleyball court with a volleyball.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Complete this challenge where swimming is permitted. Bring a towel!
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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).
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)
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
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (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.
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.
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 >
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Hike Horsetooth Falls take a selfie at the falls - 2.35 miles
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Enjoy some a snack (maybe some Country Archer Jerky) in the wilderness somewhere with your team.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. ((Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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!
Find a lactating farm animal (i.e. cow, goat, etc.), and with permission from the owner, squirt the milk directly into your mouth.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addtion. #readingisFUNdamental
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
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
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".
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, loudly sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example 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.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver
Find and photograph a Colorado, Arizona, Utah and New Mexico State Quarter arrange them like the four corners.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Colorado and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Colorado state motto means to you.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Mile High Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
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
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Take a creative team picture with the the city flag of Denver.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Share some food/drink with one of your teammates.
Seek out the Bobo's Oat Bars team and get a free sample for you and your team.
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!
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.
Pick two teammates and do your best impersonation of the giant white statues at the check-in.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
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.
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.