Scruffy-lookin' nerf herders
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
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."
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Maine
Take a team photo in front of the Portland Observatory. Tell us what year it was built 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.
Reenact your favorite scene from a movie adapted from a Stephen King book
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-6pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Post Office Park, (next to Tommy's Park), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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.
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.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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
Take a photo next to a piece of the Berlin Wall. Tell us what year the Berlin Wall came down in your caption.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Maine and leave it for someone else to find.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
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)
Find and photograph a statue of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Tell us why he's important in your caption.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a break from your adventures and eat the official State Crustacean of Maine. Tell us how you like it prepared in your caption.
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)
Find and photograph a statue of Portland Native John Ford. Tell us one of the films he won an oscar for in your caption.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Take a team photo in front of Our Lady of Victories
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Upload a video of a team member putting a lock on the Love Lock Bridge. Tell us who you love in the caption.
Visit 3 different lighthouses and upload a photo collage of your team at each one. Tell us where you went in your caption.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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)
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Back Cove Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Take a team photo with the World's Largest Rotating World in the background. Tell us what scale the model is designed at.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create a 10 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Run into the ocean as a team while holding hands and cheering
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Eat a spoonfull of the official State Sweetener of Maine. Tell us what it is in your caption
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Hike to the top of Bradbury Mountain in Bradbury Mountain State park, (2 miles). Take a video showing us the views from the top.
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)
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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.
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.
Hike to the top of Mount Battie in Camden Hills State Park, (1.5 miles). Film a video at the top showing off the views
Take a team photo at the Old Orchard Beach Pier
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Walk across the Word's Smallest Suspension Bridge, (probably) as a team.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Hike to the top of Maiden's Cliff, (2 miles). Take a video at the top showing us the views, and the cross.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Take a team photo with the U.S.S. Albacore in the background. Tell us (roughly) what years it was active.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around 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 recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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 come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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.
Give a toast to one of your teamates and then take a swig of the official State Soft Drink of Maine. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Find and photograph a New Mexico State Quarter.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation to receive points for this challenge.
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Portland 2017.
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Cornhole at the Festival with another team.
Pick up your 18L Luzon Daypack, and take a team photo showing us which colors you chose.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.