As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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 >
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Have your team crack open a few bottles of champagne or sparkling cider and spray them all over each other like you've just won the indy 500.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from The Riverboat Gamblers as thoughtfully as possible.
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Come to the Moonlight Tower (Zilker Park) and join us for a quick brain-teaser.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
See how long you can hold a consistent singing note and document the entire thing. Make sure it's loud and that you are in a VERY public place.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
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.
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
Go to this link (click link and tap GO>) and donate to the IRC. Write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee on some fabric and give it to a Cotopaxi staff member for a display later in the year.
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.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Head to Mitscoots (2505 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702) between 10am-5pm and assemble a "care canister" to be given away to someone less-fortunate in the area. Take a team video/picture of you putting your canister together.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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.
Dance on the ceiling, we don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
plan meals for a 3 day backpacking trip, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Tell us a fun fact about the giant, beautiful photovoltaic Mueller Sunflowers... but make sure there's a Mueller Sunflower in the shot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Take a team selfie with your favorite box of cereal with one of the 17 remaining 'Moonlight Towers'. They are an official Texas state landmark, btw.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival.
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)
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Take a picture with your favorite addition in Sparky Park.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Create your most "Texas" outfit at a thrift store and try it on. #poppintags
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Between 9 and 10:30AM find the ultimate hang at Kammok (1401 E 7th St Austin, TX 78702). Come set up and sit in a hammock, then take it down and use it as an accessory in a team photo in front of our mural. Breakfast while supplies last. :)
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Come meet us at the lower level of Hope Outdoor Gallery on the benches and get the challenge details.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Come by The Shade Project SPF station at Tru-Skin Dermatology (3500 Jefferson St, Ste 200, 78731) between 10AM and NOON and get your shade on! Teams will lather each other up and learn how to stay sun safe… the 1st 200 visitors get a special gift!
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Ride a unicycle.
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.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Texas and leave it for someone else to find.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
Get llama nail art.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients.
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
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.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Find a stranger who has the exact same middle name as you and provide proof.
Take a picture of a High Brew can in a creative way. **Hint - you might want to save an unopened can for a challenge that you'll do later.**
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malarya then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team.
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.