Bring Your Own Banana
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
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.
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.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, recreate a scene from OUR favorite movie Portland based move, Free Willy obviously.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
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)
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Create a unique Oregon souvenir and give it to Callan (Cotopaxi staff) at one of the Cotopaxi checkpoints. Callan must approve.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, do something we've never seen in front of the "keep Portland weird" sign.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Take a photo of your team enjoying the smallest park in Portland.
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a photo or video with the official State Flower of Oregon.
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.
As a team sing the state song of Oregon. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Hike to Kelley Point. Make a 15 second National Geographic style commentary in the video on the two rivers that converge.
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Make a 15 second music video with lyrics about Mt. Hood
Take a photo in the Gazebo at the end of the Smith and Bybee Lakes Hike.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (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)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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.
Recreate your favorite scene from the TV series Portlandia.
Go to a cafe and order a local Portland roasted coffee. Be sure to include the cup logo and name of the roaster in your submission. Tell us where if you take sugar and cream in the caption.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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 video of the Weather Machine announcing the weather. *hint* it only does this at 12pm sharp
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Go to a busy part of Downtown Portland put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Ride a unicycle.
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.
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.
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 nightime hours.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Oregon, Washington, California, Idaho, Nevada and Utah.
Partake of the unofficial State Pie of Oregon with no hands. *hint* it begins with Marion...
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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 >
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
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.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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 nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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)
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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 nightime hours.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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!).
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Portland. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Portland and leave it for someone else to find.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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)
Take a picture of your entire team pretending to shake hands with the Portlandia statue.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Go to a restaurant serving food from a country you've never been to, and eat a dish you've never heard of. Be honest, really try something new and make it count.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any Oregon based artist.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Ride the Portland Aerial Tram
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
Make a 15 second video while hiking the Oaks Bottom Loop that zooms in on a bird at some point duting the video.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, 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)
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
Play a round of Kubb over at The Dyrt's tent with another team.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Visit Island Girl's Lunchbox or Tropical Sno and buy one of your teammates something tasty.
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.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.