Drăgan Lake is located at the confluence of Drăgan River with Sebeșel River. The dam has a height of 120 m and a crest opening of 442 m, this opening being one of the largest in Romania. This lake has multiple roles: electricity production, regularization of Crişul Repede and flood mitigation. It is also supplied by the flow of 8 secondary catchments made on the neighboring slopes valleys and provides the necessary flow for Remeţi hydroelectric power station located in the Hell Valley.
The area has a unique picturesque, providing accommodation facilities such as tourist pensions, favoring off-road sports activities and mountain-bike.