Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Hold a Aṣṭāvakrāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #expert
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Hug a pinus monophylla or pinus longaeva.
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)
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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.
Make a 15 second video of you suggestion what food should be the official state food of Nevada.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Las Vegas
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.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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)
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Feed one of your teamates a piece of Country Archer Jerky in a creative way
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Nevada
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Make a scarf out of a blanket and talk to people in a public place in a British accent about fancy things.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Take a dip in a Nevada Hot Springs.
As a team sing the state song of Nevada. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Take photo at Goldstrike Hot Springs (Difficult hike, 4 miles RT).
Drink water from a freshwater spring.
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).
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Visit a historic site/ do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
Take a photo or video with a wild Sagebrush
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:47am)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Get llama nail art.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Hold a Adho Mukha Śvānāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #intermediate
Hold a Śavāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #beginner
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:24pm)
Hold a Naṭarājāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #hard
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a 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 sing a pop song around your campfire.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
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)
Find and photograph a Nevada State Quarter.
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).
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Visit the "Pipe Dream" statue and do your best blue man group impersonation.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Go to a higly foot-trafficked part of Las Vegas (maybe Fremont). Put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Full 15 second freestyle rap with an enterage of strangers somewhere along Fremont Street or the Las Vegas strip
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Go to a public place where music is playing (not the check-in festival) and challenge a stranger to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Check-in/checkpoints don't count also don't forget your totem)
Have an accurate 'weigh in' ala the weigh-ins at a UFC event. Convince a stranger to be the one facing off with you.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Fremont Street or the 'Strip'
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Do a centipede massage train with a stranger in a busy area (the person in the back has control and whatever she/he does with their fingers, the others have to do) Put the stranger at the front of the centipede. #service
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participanting in the Questival.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! Complete this challenge outside of check-in/checkpoints)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Find and take a team photograph with this working sculpture. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nevada/Las Vegas and leave it for someone else to find.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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 a real llama (Cusco) OR Miguel the Llama (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Make a snapchat post at the festival and use The Questival geofilter. (Screenshot)
Pick up 20 pieces of trash in/around the Container Park and throw it away in the proper bin. Take a picture of your bounty before tossing it.
Go to LAYOP. Search their store to find the name of our LAYOP Kids Turtle. Take a picture of his name when you find it and get a FREE sticker prize from them.
Explore the innovative and beautiful Container Park and take a team photo at the Treehouse.
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.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Grab a can of High Brew Coffee Drink (at least one) at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at the Container Park having parked legally and lawfully or having used public transport.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.