Millrise is located in the south-west area of Calgary, just south of Fish Creek Provincial Park. The community is one of the newer communities in the city, and has the south LRT stations located in close proximity to Millrise, allowing residents a quick commute into the downtown core.
Millrise is becoming a shopping hotspot in town, with alot of big box stores opening up within the community. As well, the community benefits from the close proximity to Fish Creek, which allows for nature path walk ways as well as the Fish Creek Recreational Center. Close by are two independant wave pools, the YMCA, Shawnee Slopes golf course as well as the Famous Players Coliseum movie theatre.
Schools located in and around Auburn Bay community include: