Not All Who Wander Are Llamas
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire. Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
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.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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)
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
****PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out as if you were tanning.
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.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Find a real life black cat; be nice and don't terrorize it.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Break the official fruit of the state of new york in half with your bare hands. Take a bite, it's tasty.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Give a toast to a teammate and drink the official beverage of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch or stoop complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with a drawing of your favorite classic movie monster. Frankensteins Monster, Ghost, Witch, Dracula or Mummy.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Find and photograph a New Mexico State Quarter.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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).
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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."
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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!
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
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.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime 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 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 make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. 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)
Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
Film a video telling us what the official New York State motto is and how your team lives by it
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Picture scollage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
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)
Perform a musical number from a Broadway production somewhere on Broadway as a team.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
Find and photograph a Toynbee Tile on the ground somewhere. Tell us what you think it means in your caption.
Visit Grand Central Terminal and identify and point out Taurus on the ceiling
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Go to Times Square put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make up a song about the infamous "pizza rat" with your team and perform it on a subway platform. (Tap this challenge then tap “go” for more info) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPXUG8q4jKU
Write a note with 10 things you love about New York City and leave it for someone else to find.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our Merch tent (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Find an IRC rep and ask them to tell you a fact about the IRC's mission to help refugees. Upload a video of something you learned, and expressing support for refugees. (IRC reps wearing yellow buttons)
Pick up 13 pieces of litter at Commodore Barry Park and take a picture of your haul before discarding it in the appropriate receptacle. #fridaythe13th
Participate in the warm-up/ team dance competition taking place at the pavilion at roughly 6:45
Compete against another team and play some yard games in the festival area
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation.
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
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.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.