***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite Colorado sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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)
During daylight do some cloud watching or sky watching if there are no clouds at Commons Park. Make sure to check out the cone thingy.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
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.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Speer Blvd Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.Plan acordingly, checkpoint ends at 7:00pm exactly.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the 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)
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.
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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)
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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 >
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Take a picture with the official state pet of Colorado.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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)
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
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.)
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.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Sloans Lake Park (Northwest side Near Sheridan and W Byron Pl, 39.752619, -105.052205), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan acordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
Enjoy some a snack (maybe some Country Archer Jerky) in the wilderness somewhere with your team.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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 photo or video of a real or stuffed buffalo. No not a picture or any other facsimile of a buffalo.
Go to a busy part of Boulder's Pearl Street put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Visit Boulder's legal grafitti wall and as a team make an addition and include your team name.
As a team sing the state song of Colorado. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Colorado state motto means to you.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Mile High Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
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.
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
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Get llama nail art.
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.
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.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
As a team find this statue and take a picture of your kindest teammate posing with it. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this adorable statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Colorado and leave it for someone else to find.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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 nighttime hours.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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 nighttime hours.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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 nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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 nighttime hours.
Find a birds nest with eggs in it IN NATURE. NOT EGGS YOU BOUGHT FROM A STORE. Real bird eggs.
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addtion. #readingisFUNdamental
Show us your best volleyball serve over a volleyball net at a volleyball court with a volleyball.
Find and photograph a Colorado, Arizona, Utah and New Mexico State Quarter arrange them like the four corners.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a creative team picture with the the city flag of Denver.
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!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Share some food/drink with one of your teammates.
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.
Pick two teammates and do your best impersonation of the giant white statues at the check-in.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
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.
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.
Seek out the Bobo's Oat Bars team and get a free sample for you and your team.
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.