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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at Halifax Mall. The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Take a photo near the globe at the North Carolina Musuem of Natural Sciences. Tell us a little-known scientific fact in your caption.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
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)
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Write a note with 10 things you love about The Triangle and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a photo with either the North Carolina State Flower, or North Carolina State Wildflower. Must be a real-life living specimen. Tell us what you chose in the caption.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us at Moore Square in raleigh. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Triangle, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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.
Hike Sal's Branch Trail (2.6 miles), upload a photo collage including a trail sign and a photo of the lake. (tap this challenge, then tap GO for more info)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for The Triangle.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
Hug the official State Tree of North Carolina. Tell us what it is in the caption.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your 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 sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
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)
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
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 out what the North Carolina State Motto is, than film a video illustrating how your team lives up to it
Find and photograph a North Carolina State Quarter.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
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!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Grab a High Brew at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.