Fros & Hoes
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Freedom Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Woodruff Park complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
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.
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.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Take a team photo with someone in a Halloween costume that is not participating in Questival. Be nice when asking and make sure to tell them “Thank you!”.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Review a campground that you camped in during Questival on The Dyrt (Tap this challenge then tap GO >), join The Dyrt, search for and review a campground, then screenshot your campground review.
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.
Clean and Jerk a hay bale that you have permission to use. Make sure to have proper form.
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)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Get llama nail art.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Tandem somersault with a teammate for at least one full rotation. AKA the human wheel.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Make a 15 second commercial for the state of Georgia.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Do your best impression of Wednesday Addams.
Recreate the Gomez and Morticia Addams Tango from the Addams Family.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Take a trip to see the highest waterfall in the state. Take a team picture in front of the 729 ft tall Amicalola Falls at Amicalola Falls State Park.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
During daylight hours walk like Frankenstein’s monster or a zombie across a crosswalk and recreate the Beatles famous crosswalk picture. #justfallthings
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Go to a public place and eat an onion 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)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Get help from strangers and spell "OKTOBERQUEST" using one human body to make each one of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
During daylight hours as a team hike to the top of Stone Mountain and take a team photo with Atlanta in the background.
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)
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.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Georgia or the city flag of Atlanta. A real fabric flag waving majestically in the wind.
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)
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Georgia state motto means to you with the Georgia state flag waving in the background.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local park, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Perform at an open mic night at a comedy club (not a karaoke bar, come on guys). Give it your best shot. #youcandoit
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
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
Create your greatest "Mummy Fashion" on a teammate using Toilet Paper. (Don't waste the toilet paper, sent it home with a teammate after for good use!)
Film a 15 second video illustrating how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a 15 second video illustrating how to tie a prusik knot.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient. #cowboycoffee
Make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Write a note with 10 things you love about fall in Georgia and leave it for someone else to find.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth; sing the Purple People Eater song
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
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.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Challenge another team to 2 on 2 thumb wars. Each hand must have a thumb to battle.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Go to a thrift store and create the most basic fall outfit you can.
Take a picture of a ghost.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can in downtown Atlanta.
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space that is not check-in or a checkpoint. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Hike around the Grant Park loop. Take a picture with a cannon and take a picture through the outlook on the castle like ruins.
Hold a formal freestyle rap off with a stranger not participating in the Questival.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST ATLANTA 2017.
Purchase any Cotopaxi product from the merch tent, and take a photo using it in the wild.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take a team photo with a volunteer or Cotopaxi staff member.
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.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.