Combs is a small hamlet in the north west corner of the Peak District. It nestles in a sheltered valley between Ladder Hill and Combs Edge. The village centres around the popular Beehive Inn (which serves good food) while to the north lies Combs reservoir with its sailing club. To the east, the village is overshadowed by Castle Naze. Rock-climbing was pioneered in the immediate area and it is still popular with local climbers.