Part of the extensive chain of gay bathhouses throughout the United States, Club Indianapolis
(620 N. Capitol Ave.
, 317-635-5796) lies just on the northern edge of downtown, not terribly far from some of the city's more popular gay bars. Like other "Club" gay bathhouses, this one has all the usual features of a full fitness center, along with lockers and "dressing" rooms. There's a decent-size outdoor pool, whirlpool, sauna, and such. Other cities with Club bathhouse include Columbus
, Fort Lauderdale
, New Orleans
, and St. Louis.