Tyin' Knots Charters – 31'

While fishing with Captain Tyler Hartensteiner, you will be aboard our 31’ Contender center console. Arguably the best center console in its class and one of the fastest charter boats in South Jersey. The vessel is powered by twin Yamaha engines with 250 HP each. She’s fully equipped with a state-of-the-art electronics system that will help put you on the fish in no time.

Captain Tyler specializes in bottom fishing and offshore fishing. He has been fishing Atlantic City and the surrounding waters for over 15 years. From stalking Striped Bass along Sod Banks behind Atlantic City to offshore Canyon Fishing Tyin’ Knots Charters will always give it 100% to make your trip an unforgettable day on the water!

Feel free to bring snacks and drinks with you on board, there’s an icebox where you can store them. Kids of all ages are welcome on board, the captain will provide you with life jackets in all sizes which are mandatory for any children under the age of 12.

There are few secrets left in the waters of South Jersey for Tyin’ Knots Charters. They’ll get you to check the bite in the numerous bays, wrecks, reefs, and blue waters off the coast of Brigantine while providing immaculate service.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Bay (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 16 - Sep 1
    $550
    An excellent choice for families, beginners, and kids! Hit the many bays of the area for a wide range of species such as Flounder, Weakfish, Bluefish, Black Seabass, and Shark. The species you target are season dependent. Please keep in mind that a 20% gratuity for the first mate is customary.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Bay (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    Seasonal trip May 16 - Aug 31
    $550
    An excellent choice for families, beginners, & kids! Hit the many bays of the area for a wide range of species like Flounder, Weakfish, Bluefish, Black Seabass, and Sharks. The species you target are season dependent. Please keep in mind that a 20% gratuity for the first mate is customary.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Shark (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Jul 15 - Aug 31
    $650
    You will be fishing a few miles off the coast for a variety of different sharks including Dusky, Sandtiger, and Sandbar Shark, to name a few.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Shark (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 4:30 PM
    Seasonal trip Jul 15 - Aug 31
    $650
    You will be fishing a few miles off the coast for a variety of different sharks including Dusky, Sandtiger, and Sandbar Shark, to name a few.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Ocean Wreck
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 16 - Oct 15
    $780
    Hit the many underwaters structures of the area for a wide range of species like Flounder, Black Seabass, Shark, Tautog, and others.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Striped Bass
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Dec 1 - Dec 31
    $960
    This is for the fall run, we will target Bass migrating to the south off our coast.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Blackfish
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Dec 1 - Jan 15
    $1,080
    You'll spend 8 hours fishing inshore wrecks for Tautog or Blackfish.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Spring Seabass
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 17 - Jun 19
    $1,080
    You will be fishing deep water wrecks for limits of Seabass, a great trip for filling the freezer and catching a lot of fish.
  • Private trip
    8 HR - Mahi
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 4:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Aug 1 - Oct 15
    $1,440
    You will be light tackle fishing, targeting Mahi Mahi within 30 miles of the New Jersey coast.
  • Private trip
    12+ HR - Tuna/Mahi (4 MAX)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 16 - Oct 15
    $2,200
    On this trip, you will be fishing at 65 miles or less. You will be fishing inshore lumps for Bluefin Tuna, Yellowfin Tuna & Mahi. This is a trip for a maximum of 4 guests.
  • Private trip
    16 Hour – Canyon Fishing (MAX 4)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    16 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 16 - Oct 15
    $2,500
    On this trip, you will be fishing the gulf stream (75+ miles offshore) targeting a variety of different Tuna, as well as Mahi, Marlin, Swordfish, and other species.
  • Private trip
    24 Hour – Overnight Canyon (MAX 4)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    24 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    Seasonal trip May 16 - Oct 15
    $3,200
    On this trip, you will head to the continental shelf to fish the Gulf Stream waters in search of pelagic fish. Tuna, Marlin, Mahi Mahi, and Swordfish are among the species you'll be looking for. To keep everyone comfortable, this trip is limited to 4 anglers.
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About the Captain

Tyler Hartensteiner
Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
2 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
76 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since March 2018
Capt. Tyler has been fishing Atlantic City and the surrounding areas since 2005. He and his crew work hard on making sure trips with them are the best that they can be. Whether you are bay fishing for Fluke or out at the continental shelf targeting pelagics, this captain and crew will always give it 100%.

About this listing

Targeted species

Bass (Striped) Striped Bass
Bluefish Bluefish
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Flounder Flounder

Boat specs

Contender (Center console) originally built in 2000. Powered by 2 250HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
31 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Ice Box

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing policies

Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Within state regulations
Crew Keeps Catch
If the client doesn't want it
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:

Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal
Checks
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 4% charge will apply.

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 75 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
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8hr Mahi trip
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8hr Mahi trip
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
94%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
93%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
92%
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Frank N.
Philadelphia, PA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Great trip with Captain Tyler and First mate Alex

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Ocean Wreck on June 14, 2022
We had a banner day!  Made super comfortable and not a need unmet.  These guys are a great crew.  Was expecting to bait...
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William F. Greer 3rd
West Milford, New Jersey
Excellent
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8hr Mahi trip

VERIFIED   NEW  8 HR - Mahi on September 17, 2022
Captain Tyler and his first mate were top notch. Got my son and I on the fish rite away. Boat runs smooth lots of room for...
William F. Greer 3rd recommends Tyin' Knots Charters – 31'
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Fran B.
Maple Shade, NJ
Excellent
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5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Ocean wreck trip

VERIFIED   NEW  6 Hour Trip – Ocean Wreck on September 16, 2022
Had a great time.  Tyler and his first mate were knowledgeable.  We caught many fish and enjoyed the day.
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Jason S.
Drexel Hill, PA
Excellent
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5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Half Day Trip To The Bay

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Bay (PM) on June 18, 2022
A fun experience! Captain and his First Mate made sure we were not only positioned in the best spot possible, but also that...
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Gary B.
Williamstown, New Jersey
Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Half day Trip with Captain Tim!

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Bay (AM) on August 14, 2022
Had a great time with Captain Tim on Tyin Knots!  Put on plenty of fish. When they started to bite we were right there! ...
Gary B. recommends Tyin' Knots Charters – 31'
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FAQs about Tyin' Knots Charters – 31'

Tyin' Knots Charters – 31' offers the following trips to customers:
  • $550 per group - 4 Hour Trip – Bay (AM) (4 hours)
  • $550 per group - 4 Hour Trip – Bay (PM) (4 hours)
  • $650 per group - 4 Hour Trip – Shark (AM) (4 hours)
  • $650 per group - 4 Hour Trip – Shark (PM) (4 hours)
  • $780 per group - 6 Hour Trip – Ocean Wreck (6 hours)
  • $960 per group - 6 Hour Trip – Striped Bass (6 hours)
  • $1,080 per group - 8 Hour Trip – Blackfish (8 hours)
  • $1,080 per group - 8 Hour Trip – Spring Seabass (8 hours)
  • $1,440 per group - 8 HR - Mahi (8 hours)
  • $2,200 per group - 12+ HR - Tuna/Mahi (4 MAX) (12 hours)
  • $2,500 per group - 16 Hour – Canyon Fishing (MAX 4) (16 hours)
  • $3,200 per group - 24 Hour – Overnight Canyon (MAX 4) (24 hours)

When you book a trip with Tyin' Knots Charters – 31', you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box
  • Radar

Trips booked with Tyin' Knots Charters – 31' include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • First Mate
  • Fishing License

Tyin' Knots Charters – 31' offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Tyin' Knots Charters – 31' offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Drift Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Tyin' Knots Charters – 31' include:
  • Bass (Striped)
  • Bluefish
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Flounder
  • Seabass (Black)
  • Tautog
  • Tuna (Bluefin)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)