Two Elk Lodge is situated at one of the most spectacular spots on the summit of Vail Mountain. At 11,240 feet it commands unobstructed views of the Gore Range, Mount of the Holy Cross, and China Bowl. The 28,500 square-foot restaurant is a self-supported, scramble-style cafeteria with seating for 925 patrons on three separate tiers. It also offers additional seating adjacent to an outdoor barbecue.
Two Elk Lodge received the 1991 Eagle Valley Home Builders Association Award for Best Interior Design and the 1992 Snow Country Magazine Award for Honorable Mention, Day Lodge Category.