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The following is a list of challenges on Total Drama.

Total Drama Island

Total Drama Island challenges
Episode Challenge
Not So Happy Campers - Part 2 Jump off a one thousand-foot cliff into a shark-infested lake; Pull crates back to camp (winning team gets carts); Build a hot tub from materials found in the crates.
The Big Sleep Stay awake the longest in the "Awake-A-Thon" after running twenty-kilometers and eating a huge meal.
Dodgebrawl A best-of-five dodgeball game.
Not Quite Famous A three-on-three talent show contest.
The Sucky Outdoors Go into the forest, stay out there overnight, then race back to the campgrounds in the morning.
Phobia Factor Face your worst fear, specific to each camper.
Up the Creek Row a canoe to Boney Island, portage across the island, start a bonfire, and canoe back to camp.
Paintball Deer Hunter Hunt the other team dressed as deers with paintball guns, or if one is a deer, avoid being hit by them.
If You Can't Take The Heat Create a three-course meal for Chris to judge.
Who Can You Trust? Participate in a set of three-out-of-five trust exercises.
Basic Straining Make it through Chef's life-threatening and disgusting boot-camp challenges.
X-Treme Torture Participate in three extreme sport challenges. The challenges are "sofa skydiving", riding a moose while avoiding being tossed off it, and water-skiing on mud to collect up to five flags.
Brunch of Disgustingness Eat a nine course meal of disgusting food made by Chef. Drink shot glasses of blended cockroaches.
No Pain, No Game Get through several rounds of torture, lasting at least ten seconds in each one.
Search and Do Not Destroy Receive a clue to find a key hidden somewhere in the island to open a treasure chest containing a prize.
Hide and Be Sneaky Avoid getting sprayed by Chef's water gun in a game of hide and seek.
That's Off the Chain! Build a bike from scratch, and then race it.
Hook, Line, and Screamer Watch a horror movie and then avoid being captured by a "psycho killer".
Wawanakwa Gone Wild! Catch the specific animal assigned by Chris and bring it back to the campground unharmed.
Trial By Tri-Armed Triathlon Compete in the following while handcuffed to one of the other campers: eat disgusting food with your hands behind your back while the person handcuffed to you feeds you, return a fragment of Beth's cursed tiki idol to Boney Island, and assemble a totem pole with the wooden heads of the voted out campers in the order that they are eliminated.
Camp Castaways Find Chris and Chef after being washed away by a storm.
Are We There, Yeti? Find your way back to camp after being left in the wild with limited supplies.
I Triple Dog Dare You! Survive a series of dares, given by the eliminated campers until someone drops out.
The Very Last Episode, Really! Climb a pole and retrieve a flag, walk across a board on top of shark-infested waters while carrying an eagle's egg, and run a race to cross the finish line.
Total Drama, Drama, Drama, Drama Island Find a case containing $1,000,000 and bring it to the Dock of Shame before anyone else does.

Total Drama Action

Total Drama Action challenges
Episode Challenge Movie Genre
Monster Cash Search through the movie lot to find the cast trailers while avoiding the giant monster, then find a key on a buffet table. Monster
Alien Resurr-eggtion Search for and retrieve alien eggs while avoiding being hunted down by an alien. Alien
Riot On Set Set up a film set and perform a skit to make Chef show emotion. Soap Opera
Beach Blanket Bogus Balance on a surf board while avoiding the objects being shot, build a sand castle, and have a dance off. Teen Beach
3:10 to Crazytown Land on a horse from a high diving board and cattle rope the other team. Western
The Chefshank Redemption Select a person from the opposing team to be locked in a cage while you prepare gross food for them to eat. Then select a team member to push a laundry cart with the rest of the team in it through an obstacle course and dig a hole to the trailers. Prison
One Flu Over The Cuckoos Answer questions about made up diseases to assemble and revive a 'Franken-Chris'; cure a 'fatal' outbreak of disease. Medical
The Sand Witch Project Choose a "serial killer" for each team; participate in three challenges in which the Killer's job is to frighten their opponents, whoever's team screams the loudest overall wins; attempt to scare the losing team from the past challenge out of the Craft Services Tent. Horror
Masters of Disasters Complete an obstacle course including earthquake-like vibrations, pits, hail-sized golf balls, lava (tomato soup), and objects thrown at you by Chef; escape from a submarine while it is filling up with water. Disaster
Full Metal Drama Jump from an airplane "three kilometers" off the ground; arrange a collection of paint bombs so, when ignited, they splatter in a creative and controlled way; play a version of "capture the flag" using the "big trunk of mind-blowing secrets." War
Ocean's Eight - Or Nine Rescue a teammate who is locked in a vault; Rob a bank; Build and Race Go-Karts. Bank Heist
One Million Bucks, B.C. Create fire by using rocks; Battle a member of the opposite team using bones over a pit or tar. Although it was not performed, Chris had planned a mammoth hunting. However, due to Owen's elimination, it was canceled. Prehistoric
Million Dollar Babies Conditioning; Boxing; Badminton; Ball pit wrestling; Slam Dunk competition; Cheerleading contest. Sports
Dial M for Merger Retrieve a heavily-guarded package; Escape an "exploding" building; defuse a stinkbomb. Spy
Super Hero-Id Make a super hero costume with a name and superpower; race through a superhero obstacle course that consists of rescuing a sack of potatoes in a dress, walking across a power line without being hit by projectiles. Superhero
The Princess Pride Put on a glass "slipper" (actually, a combat boot) to be dubbed a princess (girls only may be princesses); cross a bridge that is guarded by an "ogre" (played by Chef Hatchet) while blindfolded; slay a "dragon" (the animatronic monster from "Monster Cash" poorly adorned with dragon physical properties) and rescue the princess from the "ivory tower" (actually, a radio antenna disguised as a castle tower). Fairytale
Get a Clue Collect a set of prints and DNA from a contestant and figure out who "killed" the host. Murder Mystery
Rock 'N Rule Play an electric guitar, walk the red carpet while avoiding the photographer props, and trash a hotel room. Rock and Roll
Crouching Courtney, Hidden Owen The trainer trains a fighter in a unique fighting style and uses a remote control to make the fighters fight the way they want them to. Then climb up a hill carrying a glass of water to a "kung fu master" to collect a bonsai tree from the top to bring back down to the bottom of the hill. Kung Fu
2008: A Space Owen Spend the rest of the night in a zero-gravity space ship themed roller coaster and survive a ride on the "Vomit Comet" the longest. Although it was not performed, there was going to be a challenge that involved recycling waste on a spaceship. Outer Space
Top Dog Pick an animal, train it to be like you, and find your way back to the lot through the forest. Animal Buddy
Mutiny on The Soundstage Clean up a bathroom stall, climb with your flag to the top of a greasy pole, launch yourself out of a cannon to the movie lot, go through a treasure hunt through all of the season's challenges (answer a question for each of the eliminated contestants or redo the worst TDA challenges if unable to correctly answer the questions), and finish before your opponent. Pirate, Miscellaneous
The Aftermath: IV Contort your body to fit the shape of a hole in a wall. Answer questions given by the other contestants for them to decide who the winner would be. None

Total Drama World Tour

Total Drama World Tour challenges
Episode Challenge Location
Walk Like An Egyptian - Part 1 Go either under or over a pyramid to reach the finish line to form the teams. Giza, Egypt
Walk Like An Egyptian - Part 2 Travel through the desert with your item and then weave a boat out of river reeds to cross the Nile river and reach the finish line while keeping your item. Nile River, Egypt
Super Happy Crazy Fun Time Japan Team up with a panda bear or a teammate in a game of giant human pinball and win the most points. Then make the best commercial advertising Chef Hatchet's candy that will be judged by Chef. Tokyo, Japan
Anything Yukon Do, I Can Do Better Cross a river by jumping onto ice floes to reach the dogsled first (therefore having to pull it), drive to all the check points to pick up teammates, and then cross the finish line with them all. Yukon, Canada
Broadway, Baby! Climb up the Statue of Liberty, retrieve your team's carriage, get your team down a thirty story fireman's pole, boat race across water and sewers to Turtle Lake, retrieve an apple from the lake using no hands, and race the apple in the carriage (holding also one team member) to Central Park. New York City, United States
Slap Slap Revolution Put meat into a grinder to make a huge sausage to slide down a mountain, slap dance with another person from a different team and try to knock them off of the platform. German Alps, Germany
The Am-AH-Zon Race Race through the Amazon, then follow an ancient trail to Machu Picchu in order to find a hidden treasure. The Amazon, Peru
Can't Help Falling In Louvre Race through the Louvre and gather pieces of famous statues, then be the first to reassemble them. For the elimination, both players select a model from another team, design an outfit and have a walk off. Paris, France
Newf Kids On The Rock Swim to your boat, then row to the shore of Newfoundland; "Screeching in" relay. Newfoundland, Canada
Jamaica Me Sweat Cliff dive for "pirate treasure" and bobsled race around a rickety rack. Montego Bay, Jamaica
I See London... Find clues in various places in order to capture Jack the Ripper, whilst avoiding being captured. London, England
Greece's Pieces Participate in mock Olympic events such as a Spartan Scavenger Hunt, a Wrestling Match, and a hurdles race. For the tie-breaker, two players used wings made of wax and feathers to fly up and grab a gold medal. Athens, Greece
The EX-Files Search the Black Box Warehouse in Area 51 for a working alien artifact, return to Area 52 and present the intact alien artifact to Chris. Area 51 & 52, United States
Picnic At Hanging Dork Ride an emu to Hanging Rock, then bungee jump off the edge to grab a sheep with your team's symbol tattooed on it and shear it. For the tie-breaker, feed a starving baby koala eucalyptus leaves without using their hands. The Outback, Australia
Sweden Sour Build a boat and sail it to the other side of the lake to get a flag. First team to get the flag or sink the other team's ship wins. Gothenburg, Sweden
Aftermath Aftermayhem Compete in a board game and complete mini challenges based on one of the remaining seven contestants, or on one of the past five locations visited. N/A
Niagara Brawls Use a slot machine to determine your husband. Guide your bride through an obstacle course to their gown, then carry them across Niagara Falls on a tightrope and answer trivia questions about Canada. Niagara Falls, Canada
Chinese Fake-Out Race across the Great Wall of China, then eat as much authentic Chinese food as possible. Huairou, China
African Lying Safari Collect plums without getting hit by a soccer ball kicked by other contestants, then break a gourd with the plums using a cricket bat; capture Ezekiel using tranquilizer balls. Serengeti, Tanzania
Rapa Phooey! Search the stone heads of former contestants for three eggs that are the same color as your headdress. Then traverse through a cave to the highest point of the island, and return the eggs to a condor's nest. Easter Island, Rapa Nui
Awwwwww, Drumheller Create a dinosaur out of various materials in the area; dig up an oil barrel and be the first to arrive at the Total Drama Jumbo Jet with it. Drumheller, Alberta, Canada
Hawaiian Style Surf down a mountain and put a lei on the appropriate spirit animal. Kiluaea, Hawaii, United States
Planes, Trains and Hot Air Mobiles Use any method of transportation to get to Tijuana Beach; Take a speedboat to Hawaii and cross the finish line to make it to the final two. Across Canada and the USA
Hawaiian Punch Build a dummy made out of driftwood and pineapples to throw into the volcano. Kiluaea, Hawaii, United States

Total Drama: Revenge of the Island

Total Drama: Revenge of the Island challenges
Episode Challenge
Bigger! Badder! Brutal-er! Race through the forest to the finish line to form the teams. Cut down your team's totem pole from a tree and race it down a mountain to the cabins before the bomb attached to them explodes in seven minutes.
Truth or Laser Shark Admit to an embarrassing fact read about you to score one point for your team. Compete in a baton-passing relay race (using the team mascots as batons) on an obstacle course suspended over a pit of mud.
Ice Ice Baby Use many materials to get up a rocky mountain, while being attacked by a mutant beetle. Play a game of Capture the Flag while surviving the icy elements.
Finders Creepers Go on a scavenger hunt in the forest, the cemetery, and a dark cave, and reach the finish line with more surviving members than the other team.
Backstabbers Ahoy! Obtain water skis underwater. Set off more mines than the other team using mutant seagull shooters.
Runaway Model Dress up a mutated animal and send it down the runway. Rescue Lindsay from Boney Island.
A Mine Is A Terrible Thing To Waste Search for the Gilded Chris Award in an old mine.
The Treasure Island of Dr. McLean Reach the shore first, then save Gwen and Sam from a buried chest.
Grand Chef Auto Find a key hidden in Chef's kitchen to a go-kart. Be the first to spray-paint a mark on all three monuments on the island.
Up, Up And Away In My Pitiful Balloon Build a flying machine. Catch or stop Heather and retrieve the million dollar case from the blimp.
Eat, Puke and Be Wary Cook a dish using ingredients from around the island and have the dish judged by DJ. Eat your own dish first, then race to the flagpole without getting hit by Chef.
Enchanted Franken-Forest Race through the forest and retrieve a flower from Larry. Race back to the finish line with the flower.
Brain vs. Brawn: The Ultimate Showdown Make a suit of armor out of various materials from a junk pile, duel your opponent, and pin him to the ground for three seconds.

Total Drama All-Stars

Total Drama All-Stars challenges
Episode Challenge Based on
Heroes vs. Villains Dive off the cliff to find a key in the lake and use a stroller to carry your teammate to the spa and use the key found to open it. Not So Happy Campers - Part 2 and Broadway, Baby!
Evil Dread Dig up 3D puzzle pieces at the beach to assemble an international landmark. Can't Help Falling in Louvre
Saving Private Leechball Collect unusual paintball weaponry in the forest to pick off members of the opposite team. Paintball Deer Hunter and Full Metal Drama
Food Fright Eat a giant stack of pancakes and complete an obstacle course without vomiting. Truth or Laser Shark
Moon Madness Get your team to the other side of the forest during a rare Blue Harvest Moon. The Treasure Island of Dr. McLean
No One Eggspects The Spanish Opposition Find six eggs from the mutated creatures in The Fun Zone of Boney Island. Rapa Phooey!
Suckers Punched Fight in a boxing match with your worst fear. Phobia Factor and No Pain, No Game
You Regatta Be Kidding Me Race one lap around the island in a boat. None
Zeek and Ye Shall Find Find and rescue Chris from certain doom. None
The Obsta-Kill Kourse Race through a deadly obstacle course. Basic Straining
Sundae Muddy Sundae Race to make a sundae for two starving interns by getting the ingredients around the island. Later changed to having to eat their own sundae. None
The Bold and the Booty-ful Search for various items throughout the island and bring them back to Chris. None
The Final Wreck-ening Cross the Moats of Doom, then storm the castle, get past the "Mad King" and extract the sword from the stone. None

Total Drama: Pahkitew Island

Total Drama: Pahkitew Island challenges
Episode Challenge
So, Uh This Is My Team? Avoid Chef's projectiles and gather materials to build shelter that can survive a moose stampede.
I Love You, Grease Pig! A relay race using greased pigs as batons to be passed through an obstacle course.
Twinning Isn't Everything Avoid getting hit by balloons stocked with dangerous items thrown by the other team.
I Love You, I Love You Knots Tell a deep truth or complete a difficult challenge to avoid your entire team being electrocuted.
A Blast from the Past Make three X's out of dueling sticks which you have to retrieve from the other team's side of the dock.
Mo Monkey Mo Problems Retrieve a coin from a monkey and insert it into a vending machine before the other team.
This Is The Pits! Traverse through an underground cavern and cross the finish before the other team.
Three Zones and A Baby Cross three "zones" quietly to avoid various obstacles while carrying real live babies through the first two zones.
Hurl and Go Seek Drink expired meat shakes and avoid getting captured by Sugar in a game of hide-and-seek.
Scarlett Fever Stop Scarlett from destroying the island, and shut down the self-destruct system in the control room.
Sky Fall Climb to the top of Mt. "Everfast" and grab the flag on top of the mountain.
Pahk'd With Talent Compete in challenges constructed by the final three.
Lies, Cries and One Big Prize Race around the island at first aided by a helper. Reach the finish line while avoiding the changing landscapes controlled by the helpers turned "hinderers".


  • Currently, the show has had a total of one hundred and ten challenges in its five seasons.
  • Total Drama Island has the most amount of challenges, with a total of twenty-five. Total Drama Action and Total Drama World Tour each have a total of twenty-three challenges. Total Drama: Revenge of the Island, Total Drama All-Stars, and Total Drama: Pahkitew Island are all tied for having the least amount of challenges with a total of thirteen each.
  • Gwen currently holds the record for winning the most challenges in a single season and the most challenges over the course of multiple seasons.
  • Not So Happy Campers - Part 1, Haute Camp-ture, and Celebrity Manhunt's Total Drama Action Reunion Special are the only non-aftermath episodes of Total Drama to not feature a challenge.