Gaucho Quest 2018 | September 23-30


Play in the Surf, do a Demo at the Fun & Fitness Festival, Win Gear and …

UCSB Adventure Programs is proud to host the second UCSB Gaucho Quest, a free week-long adventure competition designed to encourage students, alumni, staff, faculty and our community to enjoy the outdoors!

Participants competing will receive a list of 100+ challenges to complete over the course of the competition, including Adventure Programs’ very own Ropes Course, Climbing Tower, and Campus Point Rentals! Points will be assigned based on pictures taken during the challenge or challenge completion, and those with the most points at the end will win the grand prizes!

The race will begin Sunday, September 23 at 8 pm and conclude Sunday, September 30 at 8 pm. All prize winners will be announced by Saturday, October 6.

Everyone must register beforehand at the link below.

Once registered complete the following:
1. Download the GooseChase iOS or Android app.
2. Register for a personal account with a username & password of your choice.
3. Search for and select the "Gaucho Quest 2018" game.
4. Follow the prompts to create your game user ID.
5. Enter Game password from your Recreation Registration Receipt/ Confirmation
6. Enjoy the Adventure!

Register Free Here

The Rules

  • Everyone must sign up both through the Goosechase app and online through the Recreation website.
  • During the following “black out” times, only select challenges may be submitted. Any other challenges will be removed.
    • during Convocation only the Convocation challenge may be submitted
    • during the first two days of class - September 27 and 28, between the hours of 8am and 6pm, the only allowable challenges will be consistent with academic activities. 
  • Video submissions have a maximum of 15 seconds. For challenges that require a longer video, make them into a timelapse.
  • Final and most important, have FUN and remember to be safe and considerate of community members and any environmental impact!