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.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location (i.e. don't cross walkways/pathways)
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Speer Blvd Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.Plan acordingly, checkpoint ends at 7:00pm exactly.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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.
Take a picture with the official state pet of Colorado.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Colorado state motto means to you.
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.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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)
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
During daylight do some cloud watching or sky watching if there are no clouds at Commons Park. Make sure to check out the cone thingy.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
As a team find this statue and take a picture of your kindest teammate posing with it. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver
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)
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addtion. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
Find and take a team photograph with this adorable statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Sloans Lake Park (Northwest side Near Sheridan and W Byron Pl, 39.752619, -105.052205), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan acordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Enjoy some a snack (maybe some Country Archer Jerky) in the wilderness somewhere with your team.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Visit Boulder's legal grafitti wall and as a team make an addition and include your team name.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Mile High Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
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 a busy part of Boulder's Pearl Street put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Do a humans of New York style post about a strange 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)
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. ((Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
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)
Enjoy the view and do some meditation at the summit of Flagstaff Mountain
Take a photo at the top one of boulder's Flatirons. - 2.9 miles
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, loudly sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Mail a small sweet potato to Bob Hampton (at 351 S. Auto Dr; Boise, ID. 83709) using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed. Bob just loves sweet potatoes.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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)
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Hike Horsetooth Falls take a selfie at the falls - 2.35 miles
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
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)
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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 share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Complete this challenge where swimming is permitted. Bring a towel!
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a photo or video of a real or stuffed buffalo. No not a picture or any other facsimile of a buffalo.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Write a note with 10 things you love about Colorado and leave it for someone else to find.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. 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 dowse a campfire.
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 Colorado, Arizona, Utah and New Mexico State Quarter arrange them like the four corners.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep in the tent next to the Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on the 16th Street Mall during daylight hours.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Grab a High Brew sample for you and your team. Take a photo with your delicious beverages. Save at least one for a later challenge.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Pick two teammates and do your best impersonation of the giant white statues at the check-in.
Share some food/drink with one of your teammates.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.