How it Works

Create powerful engagement for your group with our customizable scavenger hunt app.

Complete challenges

Individuals complete challenges, track their progress, and earn rewards all right within the app.

Track Progress

Your admin dashboard gives you complete control and access to all of your programs instantly.


Measure the performance of programs, individuals, key objectives, and overall engagement levels.

The Result?

Scavify creates a better experience and more engagement while giving organizers the tools they need to succeed.

A Better Experience

Create an interactive adventure driven by an app that will achieve better results and a more enjoyable experience.

More Engagement

Increase engagement and interaction that builds a stronger connection with your audience.

App Features

Individuals use the mobile app to complete challenges, track their progress, and much more.

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Admin Features

Your admin dashboard gives you complete control over your programs with the ability to build and launch programs, make updates instantly, and view the activity and analytics for your programs.

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Experiences that connect people through fun and innovation



Engage students on and off campus

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Engage employees in the office or remotely

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Engage attendees virtually or in person

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Tourist Destinations

Engage visitors at your destination

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Team Building

Give your team building a boost

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Virtual & Remote

Engage virtual and remote participants

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More Solutions

Scavify makes it easy to create many different types of scavenger hunts

Mix and match challenges that educate, encourage exploration, create interaction, increase team building, or align with anything else you want to achieve.

Photo Scavenger Hunt

Inspire creativity and memorable interactions with photo challenges. Simply snap, upload, and go.

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Team Building Scavenger Hunt

Create a team building scavenger hunt to encourage interaction amongst teams.

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Corporate Scavenger Hunt

Create a corporate scavenger hunt to make your employer programs more engaging for employees.

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GPS Scavenger Hunt

Encourage employees to explore or find specific locations and check in using GPS challenges.

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QR Code Scavenger Hunt

Direct participants to scan specific QR codes that can be placed in physical locations, on printed materials, websites, videos, and more.

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Video Scavenger Hunt

Make it easy for participants to capture and document their interaction using a video scavenger hunt.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, Scavify is an an app for creating scavenger hunts. You can easily build your hunt online and launch it into the app for participants to play.
Yes, Scavify is an app for creating both treasure hunts and scavenger hunts. The terms scavenger hunt and treasure hunt are often used interchangeably, although there can be slightly different variations of each. The Scavify app can be used for both.
Scavenger hunt apps, like Scavify, allow you to set up, plan, and run a scavenger hunt so that people can use their phone to participate rather than traditional pen and paper. Apps like Scavify make every aspect easier, including automatic scoring, real-time leaderboards, interactive ways to complete lists of challenges, and more.
Scavify is regarded as one of the the best scavenger hunt apps because of it’s user-friendly interface, most variety of challenge types (photo, video, QR code, GPS, survey, Q&A, multiple choice, etc.) to build into your scavenger hunt, and reputation among customers. When looking for a scavenger hunt app you will want to consider things like how many challenge types are available to build into your hunt, user interface design and experience for participants, and platform stability (e.g. uptime). This will ensure you create the best possible experience for your participants.
First, create a list of items for participants to find. Then set up your hunt in a scavenger hunt app platform like Scavify, including setting start/end dates/times, adding your list, and ultimately lauching your hunt to the app for participants to begin playing.
First, you will need to build the scavenger hunt online, including setting up your list of challenges, setting dates and times, adding any logos or design, and launching your scavenger hunt for participants. Reach out to us get the process started.
First, start with an online scavenger hunt platform like Scavify to start building your scavenger hunt. Their online platform allows you to create your scavenger hunt online and then launch for players to participate either through an online browser or through the app. Building your hunt will include setting up a list of challenges, setting dates and time, adding logos and designs, and more customizations.
Yes, Scavify allows you to create an entirely virtual scavenger hunt using their app. Create a list of virtual items and challenges for participants to find and the app will manage just about everything else, including automated scoring, submission verification, leaderboards, start and end times, and more.
Virtual scavenger hunts work by having people complete a list of items which can be found anywhere, regardless of their location, using an app like Scavify to setup, manage, and participate in the virtual scavenger hunt. People typically complete items by snapping photos, taking videos, scanning QR codes, checking in via GPS, answering quiz questions, and more. Using the app, they can follow along with real-time virtual leaderboards, share submissions via social media, and more.
Create a list of virtual items to find using photos, videos, QR codes, GPS check-ins, quiz questions, etc. that people can complete virtually without having to be in the same place at the same time. Then use a platform like Scavify to setup, launch, and manage your scavenger hunt so that players can play through the app or a browser virtually.
All you really need is a list of photo challenges that are not location specific and an online or app based platform like Scavify to allow people to participate virtually. You will also want to choose some dates and times and consider providing prizes for the top finishers.
First, create a list items or challenges that will direct participants to where the QR codes will be located. For example, “Scan the QR code at the park entrance.” or “Scan the QR code in our latest Twitter post.” Keep in mind that QR codes can be placed in both physical locations (e.g. park entrance) and/or digital locations (e.g. website, social media, etc.). Then the Scavify platform will automatically create a unique QR code associated to that item which you can then place in the location. Once a participant scans the QR code with their app, the item will be completed successfully and removed from their list of remaining items to find.
Yes, Scavify’s scavenger hunt app allows hunt creators to includes QR codes for participants to find and scan through the app. The app automatically verifies that the correct QR code was scanned or not. You can choose to mix in QR codes or create a scavenger hunt entirely made of QR codes.
A GPS scavenger hunt app, such as Scavify, allows hunt creators to set up location points for participants to find and “check-in” to using the GPS built into smartphones. For example, you GPS challenge might say: “Find the Rocky Statue located at Philadelphia’s Art Museum and check-in”. When participants visit the location, their GPS coordinates will verify if they have successfully found the correct location.
Scavenger hunts are designed around a list of items for people to find. Typically, participants are given a set period of time to find as many items as possible in the allotted timeframe. Points are usually associated with the items on the list based on varying levels of difficulty. At the end of the hunt, winners are determined by most points accumulated and typically prizes are awarded the winners.
Good scavenger hunt ideas include having people snap photos, record videos, find QR codes, check-in via GPS, answer quiz questions, answer survey questions, and more. You want to create a list of items that offers variety, different levels of difficulty, and most importantly fun. You may want to include physical locations, digital and virtual items, riddles, and other fun things for your scavenger hunt.