About Us

Ben Polancich - Licensed Drone and FAA Pilot

My name is Benjamin Polancich and I'm the owner of High Country Drones. I'm a student at Appalachian State University pursuing a degree in Biology, with a focus in cellular and molecular biology. Prior to starting High Country Drones, I ran Coastal Drones along Florida's Emerald Coast while an undergraduate student at the University of Alabama. I'm an FAA-licensed pilot and certified NREMT-B. 

My name is Ben Polancich and I'll be your pilot today...

At High Country Drones, we perform only professional high-quality work to better your business. Whether you're looking for a Real Estate Video to showcase the beauty of your home, a marketing video to drive more business to you, or you have a new idea that you would like a droneographer for, we do it all! We are fully legal and certified. We use FAA licensed pilots, that have their Part 107 certifications, state certifications, FAA registered drones, and legal knowledge to keep you and your property safe and looking beautiful. 

Phone: (828) 278-9418


PO Box 446 Boone, NC 28607


Mon - Sat
9am – 5pm 


Our Equipment

We use only the best DJI Phantom series HD drones for your quality.

This is a drone we use called the Phantom 3 Professional Drone.

This is a drone we use called the Phantom 3 Professional Drone.

At DJI, we challenge ourselves to view the world from an entirely unique and new perspective. Now, we challenge everyone to do the same with the Phantom 3. Let curiosity get the best of you, and find what's really out there. All aerial shots were filmed on the Phantom 3.