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Funny scavenger hunt ideas list for adults – 100 original tasks

funny scavenger hunt ideas list

Most people have their own phones and cameras, so snapping a picture is extremely easy. With this 100 funny scavenger hunt ideas list,  you can make a creative, picture perfect game to be remembered!

75 tasks- Take a photo of…

  1. A successful band performing in a local pub, the band is comprised of the members of your team
  2. Your team is acting as triathlon athletes on the starting-line waiting for the start
  3. Lady Gaga and her band in the hotel room- at least two team members have to be in the picture
  4. Four criminals in the  lineup
  5. Hitchickers outdoing each other
  6. Picture of a new Guinness world record
  7. Greenpeace activists protecting the last tree on Earth
  8. Basketball Cheerleaders team in Football world MM
  9. Woodstock Mosh pit
  10. People protesting against marshmallows
  11. Overcooked tourists on vacation
  12. Vicious middle-aged squabble
  13. Birdwatchers watching each other
  14. Triplets
  15. The World’s best fishing spot
  16. Bonnie and Clyde at the moment of arrest
  17. 4 sportsmen/women at their daily exercise session
  18. Chess championship and an over-excited crowd
  19. Sunday morning after a frat party
  20. Mulder and Scully investigating
  21. Scared bunny and excited Greman tourists
  22. Tarzan, Jane, and Apes
  23. Moonshine distillery
  24. Cirque de Soleil
  25. Incident: insurance broker and millionaire who crashed his Lamborghini
  26. Dracula cannot make up his mind which one to bite
  27. Amsterdam red lights district
  28. Four elk
  29. Photo from CSI file
  30. Police lineup
  31. Playboy front cover
  32. Love triangle fight
  33. Evening in the hippie commune
  34. 11 people holding hands
  35. TOP 3 of a last minute bodybuilding competition
  36. Ballet lesson
  37. Angry landowner chasing trespassers
  38. Alternative band playing on side stage
  39. Private photo from Kardashians family album
  40. Cannibals performing a ritual
  41. Opening this question gave a magical power to one of your group members. Show how this power affects the other group members!
  42. Metro at rush hour in Japan
  43. New age retreat – raising energy exercise
  44. The whole team crossing the street duckling style
  45. Undercover picture from a shady business
  46. Russian bear
  47. Protesters have closed the traffic
  48. Everybody in the picture with their hands and legs in the air
  49. All team members giving a high-five to strangers at the same time!
  50. Million dollar lottery winner
  51. Dictator giving a speech
  52. Operation – doctor, assistant, residents
  53. Team member with someone from another team
  54. 8 hands and 13 fingers
  55. Postponed flight for a second week in the airport
  56. World’s tallest woman and curious crowd
  57. Fashion show in front of thrift shop
  58. PETA protesters in front of a fur store
  59. Give a teammate a piggyback ride
  60. Festive moment with Bill Clinton
  61. Stone age hunters bringing home a huge catch!
  62. Last bottle of beer on a hot day and 4 friends
  63. Frozen
  64. Fishing in a public fountain
  65. Scared people watching a meteorite approach!
  66. Beauty pageants
  67. Squirrels harvesting nuts before winter
  68. Too hot to handle
  69. Blending well into the surroundings
  70. Construct and wear a pirate hat made out of a newspaper
  71. You found a new friend
  72. Happy dog with a team member
  73. X-ray glasses
  74. Last minutes of prom dance
  75. Strike your best yoga pose with the whole team

Read on below ⬇️ for “try-out” exercise tasks and riddle tasks ⬇️

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15 tasks- Try it out

  1. Try it out! You stand in a pool filled with water covering your head at your exact height. Can you get your nose above water to breathe if you stand on your tip toes?
  2. Count it up! How many people do you need to get 10 little toes?
  3. Try it out: is it possible to touch your navel with your nose?
  4. Try it out! Four people. Tallest, Tall, Short and Shortest.
    Tallest puts their hand on Shortest’s knee.
    Short grabs Tallest’s left hand.
    Tall leans the same leg’s knee against Shortest’s left knee that doesn’t have a hand on it and grabs with their opposite hand Short’s same hand. How many right hands are left free?
  5. If you stand so that your nose, chest and pelvis are against the wall, can you put your elbows together?
  6. Is it possible to sneeze with your eyes open?
  7. Try it out: can an average person lick their own elbow?
  8. Try it out! Is it possible to jump in the air and clap your hands and kick your feet together more than two times?
  9. Try it out. Is it possible to touch your navel from behind your back?
  10. Try it out! Four people stand in a row. Is it possible to join everyone’s left hands while still standing in a row?
  11. Try it out. A person is lying down on his/her back so that their hands are tied behind their back and attached to their back. Can an average person stand back up without help?
  12. Try it out! Simultaneously rotate the index fingers of both hands clockwise. Do it slowly at first, but then pick up speed. Try to go as fast as you can. Is it possible to keep rotating both index fingers clockwise?
  13. Some people walk in a row. One person is in the front of two people, one person is behind two people and one person is in between two people. How many people are there?
  14. Three out of four people in a pitch-dark office don’t have headlamps. One person has two headlamps. How many search parties can be formed to search for a lost red stapler?
  15. Is it possible for two people to stand side by side, 1 meter apart, both look the same direction and hold hands so that their right hand holds the other person’s left and their left hand holds the other person’s right?

10 bonus round tasks! Riddle this and take a picture of it! (answers in the end of post)

  1. Riddle this and take a picture of it! What can travel around the world while staying in a corner?
  2. At night they come without being fetched, and by day they are lost without being stolen.
  3. Forward I am heavy, but backward I am not. What am I?
  4. I am a solitary word, 5 letters long. Behead me once, I am the same. Behead me again, I am still the same.
  5. I’m light as a feather, yet the strongest man can’t hold me for more than 5 minutes. What am I?
  6. I am very easy to get into, but it is hard to get out of me.What am I?
  7. What heavy seven letter word can you take two away from and be left with eight?
  8. I am the beginning of the end, the end of every place. I am the beginning of eternity, the end of time and space. What am I?
  9. Alone I am 24th, with a friend I am 20. Add another friend and I am naughty.
  10. Give me food, and I will live. Give me water, and I will die. What am I?


  1. Stamp
  2. Stars
  3. Ton
  4. Alone
  5. Breath
  6. Trouble
  7. Weights
  8. Letter “E”
  9. X. (24 th letter in the alphabet, XX is 20 in roman numerals and XXX substitutes profanities.
  10. Fire

Hope this funny scavenger hunt ideas list helps you to run your own game! Read also how photohunt can be conducted with Loquiz.

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